Brad Pitt’s licensed professional denies involvement in cash-swindling rip-off
Brad Pitt’s licensed professional has distanced the Oscar winner from allegations suggesting he scammed a Texas girl out of cash with affirm of marriage.
Kelli Christina is suing the As soon as Upon a Time in Hollywood distinguished particular person, claiming she paid $40,000 (£31,000) for the actor to form 5 appearances at charity events she used to be organising to advantage his Create It Appropriate Foundation housing charity.
The healthcare boss alleges the pair grew so shut all around the net match planning, which started in 2018, she and the actual person she believed used to be Pitt had even had “discussions of marriage”, per court papers got by the New York Put up.
Nevertheless, she alleges ‘Pitt’ cancelled at the rest minute on every occasion – and never returned the appears to be like payment.
She filed suit within the Texas Jap District Court docket earlier this year, nonetheless on Wednesday, attorneys for Pitt insisted he had never been in contact with Christina, arguing it used to be the work of cyber scammers.
“Neither the Create It Appropriate Entities nor Mr. Pitt entered into an agreement with Plaintiff,” his representatives acknowledged in their movement for dismissal.
“Moderately, as (Christina) herself has acknowledged, it looks (Christina’s) communications about any agreement were it looks with one or extra participants unlawfully posing as – nonetheless now not in any diagram affiliated with – defendants online.
“By (Christina’s) secure admissions, the communications she now alleges to bear had with Mr. Pitt… were in actual fact between Plaintiff and one or extra participants posing as, in Plaintiff’s phrases, ‘false Brad Pitts’ and now not in any diagram affiliated with the Create It Appropriate Foundation.”
Regardless of the denial from Pitt’s group, Christina is planning to proceed combating the case and gawk justice.
“We had been litigating since March 2020 and I’m pushing relief on media,” she suggested the New York Put up.
“This lawsuit is excessive for the nation so I could proceed to fight Brad Pitt and Create it Appropriate Foundation. I even bear 113 pages of organised discovery to augment the costs and allegations. I wouldn’t demand this lawsuit to head away with out complications.”
Christina is suing Pitt for $100,000 (£78,000).