- Gwyneth Paltrow had problems with cameras that she pointed out during a audition for a skiing accident in 2016.
- Her attorney complained to the Utah court about the camera, saying it went against “court courtesy.”
- The actress may have to pay $300,000 in damages to Terry Sanderson, 76.
Gwyneth Paltrow was attacked on camera during a trial in Utah on Wednesday, as she battles accusations that she seriously injured a man in a skiing accident.
The trial will decide whether the actress was responsible for the injury to Terry Sanderson, 76, in a 2016 skiing accident at Deer Valley Resort in Utah. Sanderson said the accident left him with broken ribs and permanent brain damage Court documents. Sanderson is suing Paltrow for $300,000.
On the second day of the trial on Wednesday, Paltrow’s attorney, Steve Owens, complained to the court about a “new point-and-shoot camera” at Paltrow. Owens said the camera’s placement violated a court order.
At this point, the “Shakespeare in Love” actress took off her gold-rimmed glasses and shook her head as she stared directly at one of these cameras, a displeased expression on her face.
“That was a problem, like, the reporters were in front of my client’s car coming out yesterday, the cameras in her face, inches away,” Owens added.
Owens later added, “I’m crazy.” “I want them to comply,” he said, referring to the media professionals present in the courtroom.
Cameras are a common staple in high-end experiences. In Johnny Depp’s trial against his ex-wife Amber Heard, cameras documented important moments in the proceedings, some of which were spread on social media.
Sanderson, 76, accused Paltrow of hitting him from behind while on the slopes at a ski resort in Utah. Sanderson’s attorney, Lawrence Bowler, said Paltrow “withdrew” from the scene, which Paltrow denies.
Sanderson, a retired optometrist, initially sued Paltrow for $3.1 million in 2019, but later lowered the figure to $300,000. CNN. Paltrow disputed Sanderson for being careless, accusing him of bumping into her. she claiming $1 in damages.
Attorneys for Paltrow and Sanderson did not immediately respond to Insider’s requests for comment outside of normal business hours.
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