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Javier Bardem Is 'Very Shocked By This Sudden Treatment' Of Alleged Sexual Abuser Woody Allen

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Woody Allen has found another ally in Tinseltown.

As you surely know, amid the #MeToo and Time's Up movements, Dylan Farrow has once again brought to light her sexual abuse allegations against her adoptive father. While the Annie Hall director has vehemently denied the claims, Farrow and her brother Ronan have maintained that she was victimized by the Oscar winner.

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As things are changing in Hollywood, many of Allen's former collaborators showcased their support for Dylan by denouncing the celebrated filmmaker and promising to never work with him again. This is NOT the case for Javier Bardem.

For an interview with the publication Paris Match, the 49-year-old said he was "absolutely not" ashamed to have starred in Woody's '08 flick, Vicky Cristina Barcelona. In case you forgot, Bardem starred in the project alongside his now wife, Penelope Cruz, who won an Academy Award for her work.

Javier didn't stop there, regarding Allen's controversy, as he revealed that he has "doubts" over the criticism of Woody. He noted:

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Stars Who Have Spoken Out Against — Or Defended — Working With Woody Allen!

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Woody Allen has been a controversial figure since the early '90s, but the #MeToo movement has brought his molestation accusation back into the spotlight.

For those somehow unaware, his daughter Dylan Farrow says he molested her when she was just seven years old, a claim Allen has denied for more than a quarter century — saying her mother Mia Farrow coached her as revenge for him marrying her adopted daughter Soon-Yi Previn.

The scandal has put a great many actors into an awkward position, as everyone used to jump at the chance to work with the prolific filmmaker.

So what do the stars of his movies say now? Many are coming out against him, but not all…

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Cate Blanchett Asked About #MeToo & Woody Allen — Says Social Media Is 'Not The Judge And Jury'!

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Cate Blanchett has been a big supporter of #MeToo and #TimesUp.

But some have a hard time reconciling that with the fact she worked with Woody Allen, who was accused of molesting his daughter, Dylan Farrow.

Video: Cate Did Throw Blatant Shade In A VERY Public Forum

During a new CNN interview, Christiane Amanpour asked the actress, who won the Best Actress Oscar for her work on Allen's 2013 film Blue Jasmine, how she reconciles "staying silent" about Woody.

Blanchett first denied that characterization, saying:

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FBF: Diane Keaton's 1978 Oscars Acceptance Speech

40 years ago, Diane Keaton won Best Actress at the 1978 Oscars for her performance in Annie Hall.

Like most actors do, she thanked her director, Woody Allen, with glee. And that enthusiasm for him remains today…

As you're probably aware, in 1992, his adoptive daughter, a then-seven-year-old Dylan Farrow, accused him of sexually assaulting her. He has repeatedly denied the allegations. While many actors have spoken out about their regrets on working with him amid the #MeToo movement, the legendary actress has defended fellow Oscar winner Allen against the claims.

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Alec Baldwin Justifies His Defense Of Accused Predators Woody Allen & James Toback: 'It's A Normal Inclination'

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Bros before Dylan Farrow.

While half of Hollywood distanced themselves from Woody Allen after those messy molestation accusations caught a second wind under the #MeToo movement, Alec Baldwin has stuck by the filmmaker's side.

The Donald Trump impersonator also, more controversially, rallied behind James Toback following the flood of harassment allegations that came out against him in recent months.

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So, why is the 30 Rock star seemingly the only person in showbizness still clinging to these alleged abusers? Because they're his pals!

Speaking to The Hollywood Reporter, the 59-year-old explained:

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Yes, Natalie Portman Regrets Signing The Petition To Release Alleged Rapist Roman Polanski

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Everyone has regrets.

For Natalie Portman, it was signing a petition to release Roman Polanski from Swiss custody in 2009 after he was arrested for an old warrant connected to the rape of a 13-year-old girl.

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In a new interview with Buzzfeed, the Annihilation star admits she made a mistake by "not thinking about it enough" and simply signing her name because someone she respected asked her to.

She explained to the outlet:

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Rose McGowan Says She Was Molested By Another 'Very Famous' Hollywood Predator When She Was 15

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Rose McGowan continues to speak her truth.

Sitting down for a 90-minute interview with Ronan Farrow in front of a packed audience at New York City's 92Y, the Charmed actress revealed she had been assaulted by a "prominent" man in Hollywood long before Harvey Weinstein allegedly raped her in his hotel room.

The 44-year-old actress said that she was just 15 when the "very famous" man took advantage of her before leaving her on a street corner.

Related: Rose McGowan CLOCKS Alyssa Milano Over Time's Up Involvement

She explained to Woody Allen's son:

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