After two women made sexual assault allegations against Chris Noth, the Peloton commercial that went viral for Chris Noth has been pulled from the airwaves.
A spokesperson for the exercise equipment company tells ET, “Every single sexual assault accusation must be taken seriously. We were unaware of these allegations when we featured Chris Noth in our response to HBO’s reboot.” “We are still trying to find out more about these allegations, so we have stopped promoting the video and related social media posts.”
Within hours, the move is complete The Hollywood Reporter Two women reported that Noth sexually assaulted their bodies in separate incidents in 2004 and 2015.
Zoe, who was 22 at the time, claims that the actor, then 49 years old, used to flirt with her at work, before she started receiving “flirty” emails. Zoe claims she eventually ended up at the West Hollywood apartment of the actor, where she said he kissed her instantly and she “tentatively”. According to THR, Noth “then pulled her toward him, moved her toward the bed, pulled off her shorts and bikini bottom, and began to rape her from behind. She was in front of a mirror.
Lily told her story about Lily THR the alleged encounter took place in 2015 when she was 25. Lily claims that she went on a date in 2015 with Noth, who was then 60. After a few drinks at the restaurant, she agreed for her to go back to Noth’s home for a whiskey tasting. She claims that Noth tried to have sex with her before he “pulled his pants down and was standing infront of me.” She continued to claim that Noth had thrust his penis into the back of her mouth.
“He was having sexual relations with me from behind a chair. Lily asserts that they were standing in front of a mirror. “I was sort of crying as it occurred.”
Noth’s rep tells ET in a statement, “The accusations against me made by individuals I met years, even decades, ago are categorically false. These stories could’ve been from 30 years ago or 30 days ago — no always means no — that is a line I did not cross. They were all consensual. It’s difficult not to question the timing of these stories coming out. I don’t know for certain why they are surfacing now, but I do know this: I did not assault these women.”
Peloton created a commercial featuring Noth in honor of his character in HBO Max’s first episode. Sex and the City reboot, Just like that, tragically died of a heart attack, just moments after completing his 1,000th ride on a Peloton bike.
Peloton released a statement after Big’s death.