Young actor, Ansel Elgort who was known for the movies such as “Divergent” and “Baby Driver,”, has been accused of sexually assaulting a minor 17 year old girl. A user and fan named Itsgabby tweeted that she was brutally assaulted by just a few days after she turned 17. She stated that he was in his twenties when the incident happened.
The actor denied the reports of the allegations through an Instagram post, and claimed that “description of events is simply not what happened”. he also claimed that he was “distressed to see the social media posts” about him.
Ansel claimed that he was in a consensual relationship with Gabby and they subsequently had a breakup. However, he claimed that he could not handle the breakup really well enough.
He also stated that
We attempted to reach out to Gabby for knowing what actually was the issue between the two. However, we could not even retrieve the tweet. The user has turned her account private soon after staging the allegations.
It may be noticed that the user had alleged that Ansel and she got introduced to each other through a Direct Message. The two have been stated to begin communicating and it was then that Elgort assaulted her sexually. Gabby also claimed that the actor solicited naked pictures from her and even wanted to have a threesome with her and another of her friend who is also underage.
Ansel Elgort is all set to star in the upcoming film “West Side Story,” directed by Steven Spielberg. He was also seen “The Goldfinch” in 2019 and “The Fault in Our Stars.” in 2014.
Soon after the allegations and the denial of the actor went online, there were several comments and tweets that either doubted the truthfulness on the part of the accuser or questioned his sincerity with respect to the statements.