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Former Hollywood Executive Cindra Ladd Accuses Bill Cosby of Rape in Powerful Essay

Former Hollywood Executive Cindra Ladd Accuses Bill Cosby of Rape in Powerful Essay

Cindra Ladd, a former Hollywood executive who is married to Oscar-winning producer and former MGM exec Alan Ladd Jr., has come forward with a shocking essay accusing Bill Cosby of rape.

“In 1969 I met Bill Cosby while working in New York for the late film producer Ray Stark. I was a 21-year-old single woman in the world’s most exciting city. He was a 32-year-old internationally known comedian and television star, one of the most likeable and popular entertainers in the business. He asked for my number and I gave it to him,” Cindra wrote for the Huffington Post.

Cindra goes on to describe that she met the 77-year-old comedian one night at an apartment. He offered her something for her headache. “What I do recall, vividly and clearly, is waking up the next morning nude in the bed of his friend’s apartment and seeing Cosby wearing a white terrycloth bathrobe and acting as if there was nothing unusual. It was obvious to me that he had had sex with me. I was horrified, embarrassed and ashamed. There was a mirror above the bed, which shocked me further,” she recalled.

“So why speak out at all and why now? The simple answer is that it’s the right thing to do. The truth deserves to be known,” Cindra added. Read her entire essay over at the Huffington Post.

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  • Jon M’Shulla

    Yup.He’s a rapist.

  • timmytot kasner

    haha what did you think you were there to do ? play checkers??

    bet you aren’t so black happy today are ya ?

  • Jordy Sirkin

    Rape victims tend to think it’s their fault. She went willingly into his apartment. It’s not hard to imagine she would feel guilt and that it was what she deserved for being careless. I think it’s shameful to see so many people discredit these women because they waited so long. But once you see other stepping up and realize that it wasn’t just you, you get that courage to speak up. I hope this monster is charged. Seriously, how many more women, well-respected women, need to come forward?

  • 123

    Did u read the article? Read it first, asshole!

  • MaryDtn9

    I will relentlessly pursue Bill Cosby, Cosby accomplices, the Cosby family and Cosby supporters.

    WHY! VICTIMS MATTER! These victims represent our children, daughters, wives, mothers and sisters.

    Bill Cosby and his accomplices are all predatory habitual rapists. The number of Cosby drug raped victims is painfully staggering and continues to climb. For every victim who comes forward there are fifty more too afraid to do so. The emotional impact on these victims and their families is heart wrenching and most will be haunted for the remainder of their lives. The total number of individuals impacted by Cosby is in the thousands.

    Cosby, very likely a sociopath, reeks of guilt and displays absolutely no remorse. Small comfort, at 77 Cosby will not live forever. Justice denied awaits all victims; vengeance is mine.

    To all who take the time to read this message, if you agree, please share this link, Thank You. https://plus.google.com/103041359322144339544/posts/28kkiFdxxmR

  • timmytot kasner

    yes I read it- here is the essential part

    ‘Cindra goes on to describe that she met the 77-year-old comedian one night at an apartment. He offered her something for her headache. “What I do recall, vividly and clearly, is waking up the next morning nude in the bed of his friend’s apartment and seeing Cosby wearing a white terrycloth bathrobe and acting as if there was nothing unusual. It was obvious to me that he had had sex with me. I was horrified, embarrassed and ashamed. There was a mirror above the bed, which shocked me further,” she recalled.’

    once again, she went to an aprtment and was alone with him- I am sure there were signals that he had sexual interest in her.

    I do not condone what he did but really, girls, if you don’t like the guy enough to ahve sex with him, probably should not go to his house, friends house apartment, etc at night and be alone with him unless you know the boundries and know he is not interested in sex.:

  • Cosmic Cow

    Are you trolling? You do realize he’s allegedly drugging these women. I don’t know about you ,but most women don’t expect to go to a guy’s home to be drugged and raped.

  • timmytot kasner

    allegedly ?? my what a polite little gelding you are- don’t offend anyone. did you read what I wrote?
    a woman should not go alone to a man’s apartment if she is not interested in even the possibility of sex…again, he did not ask her there to play checkers. most women know that sex vibe from a guy. now don’t they.

  • tinyhands

    you are a fucking moron. flat out.

  • Carolyn

    I guess you didn’t read the article, after all. She said he was a “perfect gentleman” on several prior occasions witb her and her roommate. So she felt safe. One of the consequences of date rape is that the victim loses confidence in her ability to judge who is a potential risk.

  • timmytot kasner

    I reiterate, he did not invite her there to play checkers. his motive was buggery.

  • Carolyn

    Yeah, we NOW know his motive. He HID his motive at the time (it says so in the article). Or are you saying its always the woman’s fault for ever being alone with a man if he uses the opportunity to rape her?

  • bluenote101

    you’re sure there were signals..quit putting
    your own spin on the story idiot

  • bluenote101

    moron

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