A former freelance TV producer testified that Paul Haggis allegedly assaulted and attempted to rape her at TIFF in 2015.
A jury has been selected in the rape trial against the Oscar-winning director Paul Haggis. The trial is set to begin with opening remarks in New York City.
The prosecutor has requested that Oscar-winning director Paul Haggis is placed back under arrest after a judge last week ruled that he should be released following charges of sexual assault.
"Trying to forget last night," Haleigh Breest texted a friend the morning after Paul Haggis allegedly raped the former publicist.
Canadian screenwriter-director Paul Haggis, who is known for his work in 'Million Dollar Baby', 'Crash' and 'Casino Royale' has got a relief in the non-consensual sex case.
Oscar-winning Canadian screenwriter and director Paul Haggis has been arrested in Italy, on charges of sexual assault and aggravated personal injury reportedly inflicted upon a woman who has pressed charges.
Publicist Haleigh Breest recalls feeling "absolutely paralysed and terrified" when the Oscar-winning filmmaker Paul Haggis allegedly raped her at his Manhattan apartment in January 2013.