Paul Haggis

Hollywood Director Paul Haggis Arrested on Sexual Assault Charges in Italy

Oscar-winning Hollywood director Paul Haggis has reportedly been arrested in Italy on charges of sexual assault and aggravated personal injury, with lurid allegations that he forced a woman into sexual intercourse over a period of two days in the town of Ostuni, where he was scheduled to conduct a series of masterclasses.

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 26: Director Paul Haggis speaks onstage during the Paul Haggis & Friends panel at The Town Hall during 2016 Advertising Week New York on September 26, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images for Advertising Week New York)