Actor who worked with Deepika Padukone in Hollywood film accused of rape, arrested
Kris Wu made his debut in 2017 with the film xXx Return of Xander Cage. Apart from him, Deepika Padukone had an important role in this film. Before this, about a dozen brands have broken ties with Kris after allegations against him.
Kris Wu, who co-starred with Deepika Padukone in the film xXx: Return of Xander Cage, has been arrested on charges of sexual misconduct. Chinese police say they have arrested a 30-year-old Canadian man on charges That he raped a woman. Kris Wu is being questioned. He is accused of tricking young girls online to have sex with them. Police have made this statement.
Kris was accused last month of forcibly having sex by an 18-year-old Chinese student. The female student told Chinese media last month that Kris had lured her into having sex after he was drunk. The Chinese student also said that Kris Wu's team invited him home with the temptation to cast him in a music video.
[PIC] Deepika Padukone, Tony Jaa and Kris Wu on the sets of XXX: The Return of Xander Cage. pic.twitter.com/rUnD0ca5Ak— Deepika Addicts (@deepikaddicts) April 20, 2016
Kris had previously denied the allegations and could not be reached on Sunday. His lawyer did not pick up the phone when tried to contact him. The Canadian Embassy has also not responded to the matter. It is understood that It is not known whether Kris has been arrested under the charges leveled by the woman. Kris Wu made his debut with the 2017 film 'xXx: Return of Xander Cage'. Apart from him, the film also starred Deepika Padukone. In the past, about a dozen brands have broken ties with Kris after the allegations against him.
Kris was severely criticized on social media. Chinese media claims that Kris being a foreign national and celebrity will not matter. The People's Daily of the Communist Party wrote on social media, 'Foreign citizenship is not a big deal. No matter how popular it is, the law cannot escape. Whoever takes the law into their own hands will be severely punished.'