69-year-old French actor Gerard Depardieu is accused of rape, according to Variety.
The young actress, whose name was not disclosed, accused Depardieu that she was twice assaulted and raped on the part of the actor.
It is noted that the incident took place on 6 and 13 August when the pair met in the apartment for Depardieu in Paris for rehearsals of future scenes of the film.
The case initiated a preliminary investigation.
In turn, the lawyer Depardieu Herve Tamim said that his client denied all charges. According to him, Depardieu shocked by such allegations.
He also added that the actor is familiar with the girl who was making accusations against him.
As previously reported, the young actress accused Luc Besson of rape.