Armie Hammer Has Money Problems And 7 More Surprises Via Vanity Fair
Thusday, Vanity Show posted an in-depth review of Armie Hammer’s downfall in a social media storm over what the actor calls “bulls – allegations” about him.
One of the more damning revelations comes from anonymous sources that his ex-wife Elizabeth Chambers joked to friends that her former marriage is comparable to “Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile,” in which Zac Efron plays the serial killer Ted Bundy. A spokesperson for Chambers has yet to respond to TheWrap’s request for comment.
In January, leaks of posts purporting to detail the star’s sex life, including one supposedly interested in cannibalism and rape fantasies, surfaced on an Instagram account as House of Effie. Hammer issued a statement shortly after, when he ditched Lionsgate’s ‘Shotgun Wedding’ amid the firestorm, saying: “I am not responding to these bulls – claims but in light of the attacks in vicious and fallacious line against me, I cannot in good conscience now let my children for 4 months shoot a film in the Dominican Republic. Lionsgate supports me in this task and I am grateful to them. “
According to the Vanity Fair article, Gloria Allred currently represents the person behind the @houseofeffie account.
Several women have since said they had similar exchanges with the actor. Hammer’s attorney made no further comment, but previously issued a statement about the accusations that “all interactions between Mr. Hammer and his former partners were consensual. They were amply discussed, agreed in advance with its partners, and mutually participatory. The stories perpetuated on social media were designed to be salacious in an attempt to harm Mr. Hammer, but that doesn’t make them true.
See below for seven more Vanity Fair play reveals.
1) he’s broke
Hammer claimed the financial independence of his wealthy and powerful family, who were involved with Russian Communists and American oil tycoons, according to the article, and in 2017 he even confessed he couldn’t afford a bet he had made with the filmmaker Luca Guadagnino. . “It would literally bankrupt me and I have to buy diapers tomorrow.”
Now, one of the women who claim to have had a relationship with Hammer, Paige Lorenze, said she met Hammer in September and paid for everything because Hammer didn’t have the money and couldn’t get by. that “with loans from friends”.
2) Lorenze quickly became uncomfortable
Lorenze, who has previously opened up about her relationship with Hammer, said things with Hammer got intense really quickly, and she broke up with the actor after “he started making rules for me of things that I did. could and couldn’t do, who I could have more, who I couldn’t. He told me that I couldn’t have anyone else in my bed. And then I started to feel really in danger and really sick because of some things, I was also emotionally dependent on him.
She then said that she had ended the relationship via text message. “You never know what you’re going to have with him, he’s a scary person.”
She said that as soon as she saw the leaked anonymous DMs, her stomach “just sagged”. “Because he was telling me things … weird stuff … like ‘I want to eat your ribs’,” she said. “The scariest part is that I loved him in a way,” Lorenze said. “I would have let him do anything. He had a certain hold on me.
3) Friend says Hammer’s “dry sense of humor” is to blame
A friend of Hammer and Chambers told Vanity Fair that his “dry sense of humor” and a lack of context around text messages is to blame for the social media firestorm.
“I was like, it’s just Armie making some really kinky jokes. And then he got confused with his [seemingly] a new interest in BDSM sex, which is her prerogative, ”the friend said. “There are a lot of nuances about sex and consent, and it’s just not something people are really patient with these days. He’s a really down to earth guy. I think he’s just got a moment.
But, another person said he should have known better given his movie stardom.
“You don’t send such messages if you’re a famous movie star. You know your limits, ”the source said. “Given his family background, I’m sure there’s damage there, but he’s basically a sweet man – who apparently enjoys kinky sex.”
4) the last straw of divorce
According to a close friend of Chambers, Hammer had been unfaithful soon after their son was born in 2017, and the relationship was strained from that point on, especially when she found evidence that he was having an affair. with a co-star. Then he decided to flee the family from their quarantine in the Cayman Islands during a global pandemic.
But the last straw came when Hammer allegedly texted his ex-wife, which was not intended for him. And Chambers filed for divorce shortly thereafter.
5) Hammer’s interest in the art of Japanese bondage
According to the article, Hammer introduced Chambers to Shibari, a Japanese bondage art form where people are tied up in intricate patterns, and Hammer purchased mannequins to use with elaborate knots.
Later, one of his other girlfriends named Courtney Vucekovich, who has also previously opened up about her relationship with the actor, said Hammer told her that he had never tied a human before, “only mannequins. I remember thinking, “It must be true because it’s the weirdest fucking thing I’ve ever heard.” Who would lie about it? It’s stranger than saying: “I tied up 25 people.”
6) Vucekovich’s “Regret”
Vucekovich, who says she started talking to Hammer on her flight from the Cayman Islands to the United States, said she had a meeting with Hammer in Sedona that “left her with regret.”
She said Hammer was drinking heavily and “persuaded her to participate in a” bondage scenario that I wasn’t comfortable with / He pouted, “cold and angry” “to convince her, then, she said, “I finally agreed and really regretted doing it.
7) Hammer’s mother thought the devil was trying to “take” Hammer
When Hammer took Lorenze to meet his mother in Texas, Lorenze said she could immediately tell that Hammer had a complicated relationship with his mother, Dru. His mother reportedly told him that the devil was trying to “take” Armie, and she feared that he would not believe in God.
Dru would also have opened up to her “about how she was so worried about Armie and so grateful for me because she felt like I had a good influence on him. And that she just wanted him to be. accepts God again in his life, and that he fought against everything for a long time.