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#MeToo Movement Has Gone Too Far, Catherine Deneuve Says

A debate is raging in France after prominent female actors and performers penned an open letter, saying the fallout from the Harvey Weinstein scandal was hurting innocent men.

A debate is raging in France after actress Catherine Deneuve and more than 100 French women, including prominent actresses and performers, denounced the #MeToo movement.

In a letter published in the newspaper , the women said the fallout from the Harvey Weinstein scandal had gone too far.

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