Taryn Manning Criticizes Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis for Their Apology to Danny Masterson
In a recent interview, actress Taryn Manning expressed her disappointment with Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis for their public apology to actor Danny Masterson. Manning, known for her role in the hit TV series “Orange Is the New Black,” criticized the couple for not reaching out privately to Masterson before making a public statement.
The controversy surrounding Masterson began when he was accused of sexual assault by multiple women. Despite the allegations, he continued to work on the popular Netflix series “The Ranch” alongside Kutcher. However, after the accusations gained significant attention, Masterson was eventually fired from the show.
Kutcher and Kunis, who are close friends with Masterson, released a joint statement expressing their support for the alleged victims and their disappointment in Masterson’s actions. Manning, however, believes that the couple should have handled the situation differently.
In her interview, Manning stated that she found it “strange” that Kutcher and Kunis chose to make a public statement instead of privately addressing the matter with Masterson. She argued that as friends, they should have reached out to him personally to discuss the allegations and offer support.
Manning also expressed concern about the potential impact of the public apology on Masterson’s career and personal life. She believes that such a public denouncement could have serious consequences for him, especially if the allegations turn out to be false.
Despite her criticism of Kutcher and Kunis, Manning made it clear that she does not condone any form of sexual assault or harassment. She emphasized the importance of taking such allegations seriously and supporting the victims. However, she believes that it is equally important to ensure due process and fairness in handling these situations.
Masterson has denied all allegations against him and maintains his innocence. The investigation into the accusations is ongoing, and the actor is awaiting trial. Meanwhile, Kutcher and Kunis have not responded to Manning’s comments.
The controversy surrounding Masterson’s alleged sexual assault has sparked a broader conversation about how celebrities should respond to such accusations. While some argue that public denouncements are necessary to show support for victims and condemn inappropriate behavior, others believe that a more private approach is appropriate until the facts are established.
As the case unfolds, it remains to be seen how this controversy will impact the careers and relationships of those involved.