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Second Woman Comes Forward To Accuse Dustin Hoffman Of Sexual Harassment: 'It Stayed With Me For A Long Time'

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Another woman has accused Dustin Hoffman of sexual harassment.

On Wednesday, Variety revealed that TV producer Wendy Riss Gatsiounis had quite the unsavory experience with the celebrated actor back when she was just a struggling playwright. According to Riss Gatsiounis, Hoffman and Tootsie screenwriter Murray Schisgal expressed an interest in her play, A Darker Purpose, after it had a stage reading in NYC in 1991.

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As Dustin and Murray claimed they were eager to adapt the play into a film script, Wendy was more than thrilled to accept the meeting. Sadly, her encounters with the industry vet at his Punch Productions office were less than professional. Allegedly, the then 53-year-old propositioned the 20-something up-and-comer and invited her to a nearby hotel.

Ugh. While Hoffman's people declined to comment on the story, Schisgal told the publication:

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