Late comedy icon Jerry Lewis accused of sexual harassment and assault

Jerry Lewis
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Late comedian Jerry Lewis has been accused by former co-stars of sexual harassment and assault.

In a new Vanity Fair piece and documentary called "The Dark Side of a Hollywood Icon," actresses who worked with Lewis spoke with Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering, the filmmaking team behind the Woody Allen documentary Allen v. Farrow, about their experiences with him. Lewis, the star of classic comedies like The Nutty Professor, died in 2017.

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