Russian sex tape scandal

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Gareth Harris. A Russian performance artist who gained notoriety by nailing his scrotum to Red Square in is embroiled in a new controversy after posting online a sex tape featuring a candidate running for Paris mayor. Griveaux was expected to stand against the current incumbent Anne Hidalgo in the mayoral election next month but has since dropped out. He was the only candidate to use his family to promote a political image. He told a big lie; he began his campaign with a big lie.

Russian artist Pyotr Pavlensky caught up in politician sex tape scandal is arrested in Paris

France Charges Russian Artist, Girlfriend Over Leaked Sex Video

For Subscription Info Click Here. Pavlensky, 35, and de Taddeo, 29, were arrested Saturday and questioned for two days. They were to be brought before an investigating magistrate Tuesday to face possible charges. De Taddeo is believed to have been the recipient of the video and messages, which were uploaded onto a website created by Pavlensky and widely shared on social media. Griveaux, a married father of three and former government spokesman, pulled out of the running for Paris mayor after the scandal broke. The leaking of the video triggered an outpouring of sympathy for the politician in France, where politicians and the media generally dismiss sex scandals as private affairs.

Russian artist at centre of French sex tape scandal held

France 24 is not responsible for the content of external websites. Russian political performance artist Pyotr Pavlensky finds himself at the centre of a French scandal after publishing a sex tape of a leading Paris mayoral candidate online. Pavlensky , 35, first came to international attention in , when he appeared outside Kazan Cathedral in his native St Petersburg with his lips sewn shut.
Russian artist Pyotr Pavlensky and his girlfriend have been charged for their alleged roles in leaking a sex video that helped upend the Paris mayoral race and bring down a close ally of President Emmanuel Macron, their lawyers say. Yassine Bouzrou, the lawyer for Pavlensky, said on February 18 that the Russian man was released from custody and placed under judicial supervision. Pavlensky's girlfriend, Alexandra de Taddeo, was also charged, released, and placed under judicial supervision, her lawyer, Noemie Saidi-Cottier, said. Pavlensky, 35, and de Taddeo, 29, are charged with invasion of privacy and publishing images of a sexual nature without consent over the leaking of the video that forced Benjamin Griveaux to end his mayoral campaign.