Violet Paley James Franco Accuser

Violet Paley

Violet Paley is an entertainment lady who has come forward in accusing actor, James Franco of inappropriate sexual behavior.

The accusation comes after Franco took home the Best Actor in a Comedy or Musical prize at the Golden Globes on Sunday. Paley took to twitter to call out Franco’s hypocrisy after his Golden Globes attire included wearing a ‘timeisup’ pin and she also revealed her experiences with the actor.

She wrote: ‘Cute #TIMESUP pin James Franco. Remember the time you pushed my head down in a car towards your exposed penis & that other time you told my friend to come to your hotel when she was 17? After you had already been caught doing that to a different 17 year old?’

Violet Paley

Paley’ tweet about Franco has been liked thousands of times and she is one of at least two women to accuse Franco Publicly. Sarah Tither-Kaplan, who was once a student of Franco’s at his acting school, claims that Franco exploited her by asking her to strip down on set for only $100 per day after she signed a “vague and general at best” contract.

Paley, an actress, writer and director living in Los Angeles –later clarified she was in a consensual relationship with the actor/filmmaker, however the incident she described was against her will.

Violet is also a contributor for, her most recent work is an article about Lil Peep’s death titled “Lil Peep’s Fentanyl-Laced Death Brings Light to the Lesser Known Factor of the Heroin Epidemic”

According to her IMDb page, Paley has been involved in a few projects including, the 2014 film Pink Zone, she also appeared on the TV show Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll –which aired from 2015 until September 1, 2016.

Most recently she appeared on ‘Chipped’ which was released last May. Chipped tells the story of a teenage girl, who goes out one night with some of the “cooler kids” and is exposed to the reality of drugs and partying while trying to fit in.

According to a profile, the green-eyed blonde studied at the Upright Citizen Brigade. She also studied acting with Adrian Neal in 2005 and stand-up with Linda Smith in 2014. She was also trained by Evelyn Rudie at the Santa Monica Playhouse.

You can check out Violet Paley on Instagram here.