Liam Neeson sees ‘a bit of a witch hunt’ in Hollywood’s sexual misconduct scandals

Liam Neeson said in an interview published Friday that while the burgeoning #MeToo movement is healthy, the sexual misconduct allegations currently plaguing Hollywood and other industries have turned into “a bit of a witch hunt.”

“There’s some people, famous people, being suddenly accused of touching some girl’s knee, or something, and suddenly they’ve been dropped from their program,” Neeson, 65, said on Irish talk show “The Late Late Show.”

The “Taken” star referred to former Minnesota Public Radio host Garrison Keillor’s firing last November after the network received “allegations of his inappropriate behavior with an individual who worked with him.”

Keillor, in a statement to The Associated Press at the time, said he was fired over “a story I think is more interesting and more complicated than the version MPR heard.”

Keillor later told Minnesota’s Star Tribune

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