Actor Sofiane Bennacer indicted for rape and violence against former companions

revelation of latest film by Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi, “Les Amandiers”released in November, the actor “contests everything”, indicated the magistrate, confirming information from the newspaper “Le Parisien”.

The actor was placed under judicial supervision, continued the prosecutor, specifying that his prosecution had initially requested his placement in pre-trial detention. His judicial control prohibits him from going to Paris and the Paris region, to Strasbourg as well as to Mulhouse. According to the magistrate, he is also prohibited from meeting the complainants and witnesses, including Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi, heard as a witness in the case. According to “Le Parisien”, she would be the partner of the actor.

Facts between 2018 and 2019

The alleged facts would have occurred “between 2018 and 2019” in Mulhouse, Strasbourg and Paris, and the alleged victims evolve “in the world of theater”, according to Edwige Roux-Morizot.

According to “Le Parisien”, one of the complainants claims that the actor allegedly abused her behind the scenes at the La Filature theater school in Mulhouse. The alleged victims “describe an affair under the influence, during which non-consensual relations would have taken place”, affirms the newspaper.

The National Theater of Strasbourg, where Sofiane Bennacer had been admitted to school in 2019, had seized the Ministry of Culture of the facts “of sexist, sexual violence and harassment of which she had been informed”. The ministry then made a report to the courts, said Edwige Roux-Morizot, without specifying the date.

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