Mia Farrow came upon then-boyfriend Woody Allen was concerned in a relationship together with her adopted daughter, Quickly-Yi Previn, after she found “pornographic” images of Previn at Allen’s Manhattan condo, the actress revealed in a brand new bombshell docuseries.
“[I] was at his condo as a result of I wasn’t working that day,” Farrow defined within the new HBO documentary collection “Allen v. Farrow,” according to HollywoodLife.com.
“So, I took one of many youngsters over after we left a coat over there, and there by the facet of the telephone, to the proper of the telephone, was his stack of Polaroid footage, of pornographic footage of a girl, a lady.
“And I picked them up and I spotted all of them have been of Quickly-Yi. It was my very own youngster,” the “Rosemary’s Child” actress mentioned.
Farrow mentioned the invention left her “struggling to breathe.”
“She was in her first yr of faculty they usually have been all similar to… They wouldn’t put them in ‘Playboy.’ They have been like, I don’t know, ‘Hustler’ footage or one thing. [They] actually have been raunchy footage and I, you recognize, I… I keep in mind struggling to breathe. I keep in mind getting my son, making an attempt to place his coat on, making an attempt to do the buttons,” she recalled.
“I took the images and I put them in my pocket and I used to be leaving after which I simply realized that I don’t even assume I might push the elevator button. I used to be similar to shaking. And I took my youngster dwelling and I locked the door,” she mentioned.
Farrow and Allen had been relationship for greater than a decade by the point she found the images of Previn — the adopted daughter of Farrow’s ex-husband, musician André Previn.
Previn, 50, is now married to Allen, 85. The pair tied the knot in 1997.
Within the documentary, Farrow, 76, explains how she confronted her daughter concerning the images.
“Quickly-Yi was dwelling and I keep in mind saying. ‘I discovered the photographs,’” Farrow mentioned. “And she or he mentioned, ‘What footage?’ And I mentioned, ‘The images Woody took.’ And she or he began crying and I began crying and I’m like, ‘No, no, it’s not your fault.’ And she or he was beside herself.”
The actress mentioned Allen then came to visit to her condo to debate the matter, insisting he “misplaced management” and “made a mistake.”
“After which Woody was there for like 4 hours, simply speaking and speaking and speaking,” Farrow mentioned.
“And first he mentioned, ‘I’m in love with Quickly-Yi. I’d marry her.’ After which he mentioned, ‘No, I simply mentioned that. It’s one thing I considered within the automotive. I assumed it might make it higher if I put it that means. No, I like you.’”
“Then it was all that for 4 hours — ‘I made a mistake, I misplaced management.’ Blah-blah-blah. I didn’t know what to assume. I simply wanted him to get out,’” she mentioned.
The docuseries additionally examines the sexual abuse allegations towards Allen by daughter Dylan Farrow.
The Academy Award-winning director and his spouse launched an announcement Sunday, shortly after the airing of the primary episode of the doc, slamming the sexual abuse allegations towards Allen as a “hatchet job” that was “riddled with falsehoods.”