"PR or crime?" asks a segment on the Rossia 24 news channel.
The actress was "devastated" by the alleged attacks, her agent was quoted as saying by French digital news service BFMTV.
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"The young lady was perhaps trying to engage in blackmail and, having failed to get what she wanted, decided that at least this is how she'll get PR", Lyalin contended.
"I have strong elements to show that no offense took place", Temime said, adding that the offense was "the opposite" of Depardieu's personality.
In recent years, Depardieu had drawn Western criticism for his close ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Hollywood has been noticeably quiet since the fall, when sexual harassment allegations came pouring out of the woodwork, targeting some of the industry's biggest stars. "The case was passed on to the Paris prosecutor", the source said.
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Depardieu has had a prolific acting career, including over 170 film titles.
The actor was fined in 2013 after falling off his scooter while driving drunk in Paris.
The romantic comedy was expected to première this year but Amazon Studios, who have a five-film deal with the director, has said "no release date has ever been set for the film". The actress had also reportedly been receiving professional advice from Depardieu.
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New York-based comedian Sarah Lazarus wrote on Twitter "I'm still on the same shampoo bottle as when louis ck's time out started". With his return to the stage, that time for listening might have ended. "And I have to reconcile it with who I am".