Brad Pitt’s attorney denies involvement in money-swindling rip-off
Brad Pitt’s attorney has distanced the Oscar winner from allegations suggesting he scammed a Texas girl out of cash with negate of marriage.
Kelli Christina is suing the As soon as Upon a Time in Hollywood broad name, claiming she paid $40,000 (£31,000) for the actor to raze 5 appearances at charity events she used to be organising to benefit his Affect It Factual Foundation housing charity.
The healthcare boss alleges the pair grew so shut all around the safe match planning, which began in 2018, she and the person she believed used to be Pitt had even had “discussions of marriage”, in response to court papers obtained by the Original York Publish.
Then again, she alleges ‘Pitt’ cancelled on the final minute on every occasion – and by no methodology returned the look price.
She filed suit in the Texas Eastern District Court docket earlier this year, but on Wednesday, lawyers for Pitt insisted he had by no methodology been alive to with Christina, arguing it used to be the work of cyber scammers.
“Neither the Affect It Factual Entities nor Mr. Pitt entered into an agreement with Plaintiff,” his representatives stated of their motion for dismissal.
“Comparatively, as (Christina) herself has acknowledged, it appears to be like (Christina’s) communications about any agreement were it appears to be like with one or more folk unlawfully posing as – but no longer in any methodology affiliated with – defendants on-line.
“By (Christina’s) own admissions, the communications she now alleges to fill had with Mr. Pitt… were in fact between Plaintiff and one or more folk posing as, in Plaintiff’s words, ‘fake Brad Pitts’ and no longer in any methodology affiliated with the Affect It Factual Foundation.”
With out reference to the denial from Pitt’s crew, Christina is planning to proceed combating the case and look justice.
“Now we were litigating since March 2020 and I am pushing abet on media,” she suggested the Original York Publish.
“This lawsuit is principal for the country so I will proceed to fight Brad Pitt and Affect it Factual Foundation. I in fact fill 113 pages of organised discovery to beef up the bills and allegations. I would no longer put a query to this lawsuit to leave without considerations.”
Christina is suing Pitt for $100,000 (£78,000).