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Outlander Star Sam Heughan Denies Being Grabbed From Behind at Conference: 'No One Touched Me'

Outlander Star Sam Heughan Denies Being Grabbed From Behind at Convention: 'No One Touched Me'


A feminine fan appeared to seize Sam Heughan from behind throughout a fan conference in New Orleans on Saturday.

The Outlander star was one of many movie star company of the annual Wizard World occasions, which celebrates popular culture. Heughan was on stage collaborating in what was billed as an Outlander trivia showdown when a lady lunged at him when he wasn’t wanting.

The 39-year-old actor instantly seemed in her course and stepped again as she coyly tilted her head. In a video of the interplay shared on Twitter, the moderator may be heard saying, “no, no, no, no,” whereas some members of the viewers react with laughter.

“I’m watching the trivia sam vs followers … and inform me why that lady who was invited on stage felt it was okay to seize sam’s ass???” tweeted one individual. “That’s actually sexual harassment and if a man did it to a woman individuals would FREAK out.”

Responding to the video on Twitter, Heughan wrote that “nobody touched me” and the video was “taken out of context.”

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Moreover collaborating in a Q&A session Saturday, Heughan additionally availed himself to followers, for one-on-one and group images, who paid upwards of $200 for the chance.

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Heughan was in New Orleans to assist promote the fifth season of Outlander, which returns on Feb. 16 to Starz.

This text initially appeared on Ew.com