This is too dreadful …
Producer Jill Messick is dead, inning accordance with her household– who are making it really clear who they think is to blame.
Messick was Rose McGowan‘s supervisor in the 1997, the year Rose claims Harvey Weinstein raped her at the Sundance Film Festival
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Her household grieved her loss in a public declaration, stating:
“Jill Messick was a mother of two children, a loving wife and partner, a dear friend to many and a smart entertainment executive. She was also a survivor, privately battling depression which had been her nemesis for years. Today she did not survive. Jill took her own life.”
They likewise unquestionably blamed Rose and Harvey– stating Jill “became collateral damage in an already horrific story” as she was captured in between the 2:
“Seeing her name in headlines again and again, as part of one person’s attempt to gain more attention for her personal cause, along with Harvey’s desperate attempt to vindicate himself, was devastating for her. It broke Jill, who was just starting to get her life back on track. What makes Rose’s inaccurate accusations and insinuations against Jill ironic was that she was the first person who stood up on Rose’s behalf, and alerted her bosses to the horrific experience which Rose suffered.”
Rose declared she informed her supervisor about the occurrence, and she not did anything.
Messick did go on to work as a production executive at Weinstein’s Miramax from 1997 to2003 Harvey just recently utilized a declaration associated to her in his most particular rejection of misbehavior.
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The household now firmly insists Jill reported the matter to her managers at Addis Wechsler management at the time and believed that was completion of it:
“All Jill knew was that the matter was settled and that Rose continued making films with the Weinsteins. She never knew any details until recently, when Rose elected to make them public.”
Jill was 50 years of ages. She is endured by 2 kids, their dad, her sibling, and her partner.
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