Brad Pitt’s attorney denies involvement in money-swindling scam
Brad Pitt’s attorney has distanced the Oscar winner from allegations suggesting he scammed a Texas girl out of cash with discuss of marriage.
Kelli Christina is suing the As soon as Upon a Time in Hollywood superstar, claiming she paid $40,000 (£31,000) for the actor to manufacture five appearances at charity events she used to be organising to serve his Win It Correct Foundation housing charity.
The healthcare boss alleges the pair grew so shut at some level of the on-line event planning, which started in 2018, she and the person she believed used to be Pitt had even had “discussions of marriage”, in step with court papers bought by the New York Put up.
On the other hand, she alleges ‘Pitt’ cancelled at the last minute on each and every occasion – and never returned the look price.
She filed crawl well with in the Texas Jap District Court docket earlier this One year, however on Wednesday, lawyers for Pitt insisted he had never been eager with Christina, arguing it used to be the work of cyber scammers.
“Neither the Win It Correct Entities nor Mr. Pitt entered into an agreement with Plaintiff,” his representatives stated in their motion for dismissal.
“Moderately, as (Christina) herself has acknowledged, it appears (Christina’s) communications about any agreement were it appears that with plenty of alternative folks unlawfully posing as – however no longer in any system affiliated with – defendants on-line.
“By (Christina’s) contain admissions, the communications she now alleges to possess had with Mr. Pitt… were in fact between Plaintiff and plenty of alternative folks posing as, in Plaintiff’s words, ‘false Brad Pitts’ and never in any system affiliated with the Win It Correct Foundation.”
Whatever the denial from Pitt’s team, Christina is planning to proceed combating the case and behold justice.
“We now were litigating since March 2020 and I am pushing succor on media,” she urged the New York Put up.
“This lawsuit is mandatory for the nation so I will proceed to fight Brad Pitt and Win it Correct Foundation. I in fact possess 113 pages of organised discovery to succor the prices and allegations. I’d no longer ask this lawsuit to pass away with out issues.”
Christina is suing Pitt for $100,000 (£78,000).