The denunciation of crimes against Thelma Fardin against Juan Darthés was a true cimbronazo. The young woman's testimony, which condemned the actor for sexually abusing her at age 16
on the Ugly Duckling tour
, influenced public opinion and generated an unstoppable movement,
an Argentinian #MeToo composed of voices of other women who were invited to report episodes of harassment and addiction.
, was puzzled before Fardin's resignation. "I'm shocked, shocked, I cried a lot, you can not ignore a girl who was abused, I saw my daughter's walk and I could not help crying, my daughter could be in such a situation and I would not even imagine" Sa saccone
The first person's testimony of Thelma Fardin
The actress, who worked twice with Darthés (in
Little women 1996, and i
The rich do not ask for permission in 2016), he talked about how he could not imagine such behavior. "I did it
Little women and
The rich … 20 years later, and from one stage to another I noticed that he changed. 25 years ago, I thought he was just a woman, but later I met a respectful man, he said, making a reservation: "I never saw him harassing anyone, but I can not ignore Thelma."
On the other hand,
Saccone referred to the interview Darthés offered Mauro Viale, assuring that Thelma was the one who insinuated for him. "When I heard your testimony, I shocked how a 45-year-old man did not immediately complain at the workplace, and how do you not tell the producer?" The actor asked himself and tried to follow the logic of Darthé's version.