Suicide Squad star Karen Fukuhara announced that she was assaulted during a random encounter.
Best known for appearing in DC’s The Suicide Squad, Karen Fukuhara made a public statement today where she came forward with alleged details of being assaulted during a random encounter. In a detailed Instagram post, Fukuhara discussed how she was struck by a man on her head while walking to a cafe. Fukuhara confirmed that she is fine after the assault.
Karen Fukuhara admitted that she turned around and made eye contact with the man, intending on confronting him but decided against it after he started walking back towards her. The man allegedly yelled at her before walking away. Fukuhara relayed that this was the first time she had been the victim of such an attack.
Comments on the Instagram post are filled with supportive comments, including those from her fellow actors and colleagues.
Karen Fukuhara has become a household name in Hollywood over the last few years. The star particularly rose to prominence after appearing in David Ayer’s Suicide Squad. She gained wider attention after receiving a key role in Amazon Prime Video’s The Boys series, which is currently set to air its upcoming third season later this summer. Audiences can see her next in Bullet Train, where she shares the screen with Brad Pitt.
The Boys stars Karl Urban, Jack Quaid, Antony Starr, Erin Moriarty, Dominique McElligott, Jessie T. Usher, Laz Alonso, Chace Crawford, Tomer Capon, Karen Fukuhara, Nathan Mitchell, and Colby Minifie, and Jensen Ackles.
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