The Pianist film director Robert Polanski faces child sex probe

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I pleaded guilty. 'I went to jail. Two months later, Langer told the New York Times that her decision to speak out against Polanski was partly inspired by Robin's statement.

The February 1972 assault is the latest in a string of similar allegations made by a total of four different women against 84-year-old Mr Polanski, who is now married with two children.

Polanski is said to have then apologized and cast Langer in a small role in his film Che.

Following the incident, Langer says she did not tell her parents what happened because she thought it would devastate them.

She told the paper she met Polanski while working for a modeling agency in Munich and traveled to visit him in Gstaad, where she said he raped her. I felt ashamed and embarrassed and lost....

Also in August, another woman in Los Angeles identified simply as "Robin" by her lawyer said she was sexually assaulted by Polanski in 1973 when she was 16.

In 1977, filmmaker admitted to having had illegal sex with Samantha Geimer, n 13 years old, in House of Jack Nicholson in Los Angeles, while actor was travelling.

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Former German actress Renata Langer accused Roman Polanski of raping her almost half a century ago. His lawyer Harland Braun declined to comment on the accusations to New York Times.

In 2010, British actress Charlotte Lewis stated that director had forced her to have a sexual relationship when she was 16 years old.

According to the Guardian, Langer is the fourth woman to publicly accuse Polanski of sexual assault.

Langer said that she was speaking out now because she had read the account of the woman who came forward in August and because her parents are no longer alive. He has lived in France, Switzerland and Poland and has not returned to the US since. "This had an influence on all of my life".

In a new interview with the Hollywood Reporter, Mr Polanski said: 'As far as what I did, it's over.

Polanski's film career continued after fleeing the United States. As a part of a plea bargain, Polanski pled guilty to unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor, underwent psychiatric evaluation and spent 42 days in jail. I then was locked up here [in Zurich] after this festival.

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