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Michael Caine says he will not work with Woody Allen again

The actor told ‘The Guardian’ that he was ‘stunned’ by sexual assault allegations made by Woody Allen’s daughter, Dylan Farrow.

In an interview with The Guardian on Saturday, British actor Michael Caine has said that he will never work with director Woody Allen again. He was responding to a question about what he makes of the sexual assault allegations by Allen’s daughter, Dylan Farrow.

“I am so stunned,” Caine told the publication. “I’m a patron of the NSPCC [National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children] and have very strong views about paedophilia. I can’t come to terms with it, because I loved Woody and had a wonderful time with him. I even introduced him to Mia [Farrow]. I don’t regret working with him, which I did in complete innocence; but I wouldn’t work with him again, no.”

Caine had starred in Allen’s Hannah and Her Sisters (1986). He also won an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor for the movie.

Among the 84-year-old actor’s upcoming films is Night in Hatton Garden, directed by James Marsh. The official synopsis: “The film tells the story of the epic multi-million-pound robbery initially believed to be undertaken by a gang of super-thieves. The actual perpetrators were a group of tough-guy retired criminals in their late 60s and 70s — with all kinds of physical maladies — who were mostly unoccupied and bored, until they consulted a bunch of how-to books and figured out a way to pull off one last hurrah over a long weekend in April 2015.”

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