Evan Rachel Wood on Overcoming Her Denial of Being a Victim of Abuse

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Evan Rachel Wood tells drew about how she came to terms with her abuse.

Evan Rachel Wood discusses her HBOMax documentary and explains to Drew how she came to terms with being a survivor of sexual abuse.

Evan Rachel Wood’s new documentary Phoenix Rising on HBO Max captures how she transformed her trauma into state law. Evan helped co-write the bill The Phoenix Act, which extends the statute of limitations for domestic violence in California. It was unanimously passed and signed into law in January 2020.

Brian Warner (aka Marilyn Manson) has denied ever abusing Wood and says their relationship was consensual.

He recently filed a lawsuit against her alleging, among other things, conspiracy, defamation and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

Visit the link below to learn about the current statute of limitations in your home state.

State by State Guide on Statutes of Limitations 


For more information and resources on the Phoenix Rising Documentary, visit the link below:

Phoenix Rising Resources