Brad Pitt’s criminal authentic denies involvement in money-swindling scam
Brad Pitt’s criminal authentic has distanced the Oscar winner from allegations suggesting he scammed a Texas lady out of cash with discuss of marriage.
Kelli Christina is suing the Once Upon a Time in Hollywood superstar, claiming she paid $40,000 (£31,000) for the actor to construct five appearances at charity events she was once organising to benefit his Invent It Unbiased Foundation housing charity.
The healthcare boss alleges the pair grew so shut all around the earn match planning, which began in 2018, she and the person she believed was once Pitt had even had “discussions of marriage”, in accordance with court papers acquired by the New York Put up.
On the opposite hand, she alleges ‘Pitt’ cancelled at the closing minute on every occasion – and by no arrangement returned the look price.
She filed suit within the Texas Eastern District Court docket earlier this 12 months, however on Wednesday, attorneys for Pitt insisted he had by no arrangement been in contact with Christina, arguing it was once the work of cyber scammers.
“Neither the Invent It Unbiased Entities nor Mr. Pitt entered into an agreement with Plaintiff,” his representatives stated in their circulation for dismissal.
“Moderately, as (Christina) herself has acknowledged, it appears (Christina’s) communications about any agreement had been apparently with one or extra other folks unlawfully posing as – however no longer whatsoever affiliated with – defendants on-line.
“By (Christina’s) like admissions, the communications she now alleges to like had with Mr. Pitt… had been in actuality between Plaintiff and one or extra other folks posing as, in Plaintiff’s words, ‘inaccurate Brad Pitts’ and no longer whatsoever affiliated with the Invent It Unbiased Foundation.”
No matter the denial from Pitt’s team, Christina is planning to continue struggling with the case and glimpse justice.
“We had been litigating since March 2020 and I am pushing support on media,” she suggested the New York Put up.
“This lawsuit is crucial for the country so I will continue to struggle Brad Pitt and Invent it Unbiased Foundation. I in actuality like 113 pages of organised discovery to make stronger the costs and allegations. I wouldn’t query this lawsuit to leave without declare.”
Christina is suing Pitt for $100,000 (£78,000).