Correction: This article previously mischaracterized the nature of the claims against Affleck
. The headline has been updated to reflect Affleck
was accused of sexual harassment, not sexual assault.Armie Hammer
believes there's a double standard at play when it comes to how Hollywood deals with its alleged abusers.
The Call Me by Your Name
star covers the latest issue of The Hollywood Reporter, where he candidly opens up about what he sees as a disparity in how the Academy treated Nate Parker
, whose Oscar campaign for 2016's Birth of a Nation went south when a past rape case surfaced, and Casey Affleck
, who was awarded Best Actor for Manchester by the Sea
at the 2017 Academy Awards, despite several allegations of sexual harassment in his past.
“Nate had the stuff in his past, which is heinous and tough to get beyond. I get that,” the 31-year-old actor concedes. “But that was when he was 18 and now he’s in director