The 80-year-old actor was accused of sexual harassment and inappropriate conduct by multiple women on Thursday and released a brief statement apologizing later in the day. CNN published a report detailing the accusations, which ranged from unwanted sexual comments to touching.
Read the new statement from Freeman, via his publicist Stan Rosenfield, below:
“I am devastated that 80 years of my life is at risk of being undermined, in the blink of an eye, by Thursday’s media reports.
Head here to read CNN's full report.