Terry Crews is bringing his sexual harassment allegations to court.
The star Brooklyn Nine-Nine is suing Hollywood agent Adam Venit and his employer, WME, for nine claims, including alleged assaults and sexual acts harassment in an industrial event in February 2016, according to new court documents obtained by ET.
In the lawsuit filed Monday in Los Angeles Superior Court, Crews alleges that Venit grabbed her genitals at a party "so hard that Crews jumped." back pain. "Crews also claim that Venit looked at him" like a rabid dog "at the party," sticking his tongue out of his mouth provocatively. "Crews is asking for a jury trial in the case.
ET has communicated with WME, that Crews left last month, Venit was recently reinstated to the agency with a lower title after a 30-day suspension.
Crews filed a police report on the alleged incident early last month, an LAPD spokesperson told ET at the time, the 49-year-old actor first introduced himself with his statements in October amid the revelations of the accusations against Harvey Weinstein.
"All this with Harvey Weinstein is giving post-traumatic stress disorder. Why? Because this kind of thing happened to me, "he tweeted at the time, claiming that a Hollywood executive who had not been named, groped his genitals." I backed up and said, "What are you doing?" ; My wife saw everything [and] we look at him as if he were crazy. He smiled like an imbecile. "
On November 19, Crews tweeted an email that purportedly belonged to beleaguered music producer Russell Simmons, claiming Simmons asked him to" give the agent a pass. "
" NO ONE PUT A PASS ", Crews replied to email