Game of Thrones star Jason Momoa sorry for 'tasteless' rape joke

Share

His apology comes after footage showing Momoa joking about his character and the "rape lovely women" while speaking at a Comic-Con panel resurfaced online. Jason Momoa's name just got thrown into this conversation for a disturbing clip from Comic Con 2011 making the rounds on Twitter.

Footage has emerged of Game of Thrones star Jason Momoa joking that one of the perks of the show is that he gets to "rape lovely women".

Now it's happening to Jason Momoa, who played the legendary Khal Drogo in the first season of "Game of Thrones", The Blast reported.

An old clip of Jason Momoa claiming that he loves his role on Game Of Thrones as it allows him to "rape lovely women" has resurfaced. Although he used to be a fan-favorite character of "Game of Thrones" fans, many were surprised to learn about his rape joke after it resurfaced in the wake of #Harvey Weinstein's sexual assault scandal.

Astros: How to take down the Yankees?
The Astros won the season series against the Yankees, 5-2, but those games were played from May 11-14 and June 30-July 2. Jose Altuve has led the way this postseason, going 8-for-15 in the ALDS with three homers, four RBI and four walks.

Appeals court clears way for NFL's 6-game suspension of Ezekiel Elliott
Elliott is expected to now take his case to the Southern District of NY , which is viewed as a more favorable court for the NFL. The NFL filed in NY and they thought this would help them win this case having it away from Elliott's home state of Texas.

Ring discovered around dwarf planet beyond Neptune
Till now there had been only four other planets in outer solar system which had rings - Jupiter , Saturn , Uranus and Neptune . Why Does Haumea Have A Ring? There's more work to be done in constraining all of the specifics of the ring.

Others defended the clip, saying it was old and it was referring to his character in the show.

Welp, this has been a week, and it's safe to assume that you've seen the news over the past few days detailing the ongoing fallout from The New York Time's lengthy report on (former) producer Harvey Weinstein.

"Yeah, I'm raping Emilia [Clarke, who plays Daenerys]". I'm not a rapist! "I prefer my women to enjoy sex".

Following Ben Affleck's decade-overdue apology for grabbing TRL VJ Hilarie Burton's breasts on air, fellow Justice League actor Jason Momoa is the latest male celebrity to apologize for past actions.

Share