Whisked away: John Galliano is driven home from the police station in Paris's 3rd arrondissement‘I hope at the very least these terrible comments remind us to reflect and act upon combating these still-existing prejudices that are the opposite of all that is beautiful.’ The controversy began after Galliano, who counts Kylie Minogue and Kate Moss among his friends, allegedly insulted Geraldine Bloch, 35, and Philippe Virgitti, 41, at a Paris bar called La Perle, last Thursday.
It is claimed he told Miss Bloch: ‘Dirty Jew, you should be dead.’ He is then said to have told Mr Virgitti, who is of Asian origin: ‘******* Asian bastard, I’m going to kill you.’ Then this week, a video emerged of Mr Galliano at the same bar in December.
The 29-year-old Oscar winner told of her ‘disgust’ at a video which appeared to show Galliano abusing two women.
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