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Pinky from 'Next Friday'

I've Been Falsely

Accused of Rape

9/6/2012 12:40 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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The actor who played Pinky in two of the "Friday" movies claims he's been falsely accused of raping a woman in Louisiana last year ... despite allegations in a new lawsuit obtained by TMZ.

Clifton Powell -- who also appeared in "Rush Hour," "Ray" and "Menace II Society" -- has been sued by a woman using the pseudonym Kiyante Myers ... who claims the actor raped her in a hotel room in August 2011.

According to the suit, Myers claims she initially consented to sex with Powell ... but when it turned rough, she asked him to stop ... and he refused.

Instead, she claims, Powell placed his hands over her face and raped her.

TMZ has learned ... Myers went to cops about the incident last year ... and an investigation was conducted. But cops didn't feel there was enough evidence to prove Powell committed a crime and they closed the case against the actor.

Myers has now taken her claims to federal court in Louisiana, where she's seeking damages in excess of $75k.

A rep for Clifton tells TMZ ... "Mr. Powell absolutely denies these false accusations and plans on pursuing all legal remedies available to him against his accuser."

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16.

braceface    

guys its called acting .......... u are going to say he is guilty because he raped someone in the movie.. the feminist society i swear .. its like every men is guilty nd every thing woman do thats bad is mens fault

722 days ago
17.

the truth    

If this chick say another mutha****in word .......... this schitt is over!

722 days ago
18.

Sin D    

I'm on his side...she went WHERE DAT COME FROM?

722 days ago
19.

Laura    

First of all, whoever lays with this ugly-looking-thing deserves anything they get. The pic above will give me nightmares for a lifetime!!

722 days ago
20.

knickfan212    

If you're on the verge of climax and the woman says no it's hard for him to stop. Guess I'd be charged with rape too. I know a couple of women that do this as a hustle.Give a married guy sex and when he's on the verge to climax they yell stop and threaten first to tell the wife unless he gives them whatever they ask for then threaten to accused him of rape if their needs aren't met.

722 days ago
21.

DaveT    

Rape is the most common *false* accusation against men.
Our prisons are full of innocent men who were *wrongly* convicted of rapes, when they never raped anyone.
False rape accusations are more common than actual rapes.
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The Innocence Project dot org
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Search the profiles, read the cases

722 days ago
22.

Eric    

Even if he didn't rape this lady, he raped someone else for sure just look at him.

722 days ago
23.

Chas Davis    

Who the F cares!

722 days ago
24.

BabyGirl    

Awww dam, not Pinky....Nucca!

Seriously, NO will always mean NO so I am not blaming a "victim"! But we women need to be more proactive in protecting ourselves. Stop going to motels with men and thinking that NOTHING is going to happen just because you say NO. When it comes to your personal safety always assume the worst could happen and react accordingly so that you will not become a victim.

722 days ago
25.

MILEYS WEINERHOLE    

If he was all white and thang he not be accused let me guess some blonde lil white girl be say dat he try get his fanger all up in it. Yall know how stuff like dat be when her daddy be finding him all up in her she start screamin rape so she nots have to tell him dat she be datin some brotha time fo dis to be quitin

722 days ago
26.

Kristoferian    

Seems suicious she didn't ask for more, if she asks too little theyll think she's lying an doenst want to get caught by wanting more, and if she asks too much they'll take in account she consented first

721 days ago
27.

Melisaanne    

But what if he really did it?

720 days ago
28.

Kryptonyte    

He would NEVER do anything like this. That girl is just looking for money!

719 days ago
29.

mollythemessyrat    

i have poof that he didn't rape her i have voice recording of her laughing about it and telling the story she is a slut all she do is sleep around with well-off/rich men to get a few dollars well its obvious look how much she tag her suppose to be rape for 75k just like a slut lmao she is trying to get a come up and thats sad because she need to get a job and a real ****ing hobby and stop using her vagina for everything just ask the saints team about her she ****ed half the team hmmm the real story is he wanted her to put her thumb in his ass hole she refuse so she din't get paid nasty case of positution gone wrong lol

696 days ago
30.

jasmine cannady k    

hey

652 days ago
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