Five women accuse Louis CK of sexual misconduct

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The exposé, published on Thursday, alleges the comedian exposed himself and masturbated in front of two female comedians in 2002, masturbated while speaking to a female comedian over the phone in 2003 and asked to masturbate in front of another comedian, who declined, in 2005. Wolov and Goodman never received an apology, but said they felt bullied by C.K.'s powerful manager Dave Becky - who represents Kevin Hart, Aziz Ansari, and Amy Poehler, among others - to stop discussing the alleged incident in the Aspen hotel room. Years ago, she accused Louis C.K. of inappropriate behavior on behalf of women who had confided in her that Louis C.K. was a predator. Allen has denied the allegations. CK has also canceled his scheduled appearance for Friday (November 10) on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert. The women would be together. At the time, C.K. defended the film's script, telling THR, "we're depicting oxygen-rich people who live in these handsome apartments and offices saying whatever they want".

"He proceeded to take all of his clothes off, and get completely naked, and started masturbating, Goodman told the New York Times".

Another comedian, Jen Kirkman, mentioned rumors about C.K.'s reputation for misconduct in the comedian community in a podcast in 2015, then walked it back. In The Times piece, numerous woman said he would ask to masturbate in front of them.

"He abused his power", she said. The comedian's routine often included masturbation jokes, and in 2007, he told a radio show a story about exposing his genitals to an old man in public when he was younger, adding, "I don't know why".

In June of a year ago, comedian Roseanne Barr told The Daily Beast that she's heard stories about C.K. allegedly sexually harassing women. She said that, while she was working on The Chris Rock Show in the late '90s, where Louis C.K. was a writer and producer, he asked her if he could masturbate in front of her repeatedly. David Arquette and Courteney Cox, exec producers on the show, confirmed the story.

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Notaro claims she is in support of the women who have come forward about Louis C.K. and any who may still need time to come forward.

Three years later, Gawker reported that C.K. expressed a desire to an anonymous tipster via email that he wanted to discuss the allegations with him.

In an interview with the Times in September, C.K. was asked about sexual misconduct rumors surrounding him.

Louis CK has not yet responded to the allegations publicly.

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