Since Sasha Sokol uncovered the abuse of which she was a victim by Luis de Llanohaving had a romantic relationship with him at 14 years old while the producer was about to turn 40, the reactions of the entertainment medium have not been long in coming.
And it is that his colleagues from Timbiriche, Erik Rubin, Mariana Garza, Edith Gonzalez and Benny Ibarra -nephew of the noted television producer- They did not take long to endorse their support for Sashawho was applauded for his courage in revealing such a personal subject in the public eye.
Creator of telenovelas like Pink Shoelaces Y To reach a starand pop groups like Timbiriche, Kabah and Garibaldi, Luis de Llano remained silent for almost a month until on March 31 he expressed in a statement that his relationship with Sasha Sokol “was free and consensual”, so “he did not commit any crime”.
Far from improving his public image, the entertainment creative was again the target of accusations and his statement was harshly criticized. Against this background, press reporters they have tried to know the position of Sergio Mayerwho was part of Garibaldi since its inception, and who has maintained a close relationship with De Llano to the present.
The former president of the culture commission of the Senate of the Republic he had preferred to remain on the sidelines and not comment regarding Julissa’s brother, for which he did not make specific or forceful statements about the case that shook Mexico.
“With Luis it has always been a working friendship and obviously I owe a lot to Luis in my careerwas a great producer and creator of many concepts, and his personal life and others, I think that only he and Sasha, because they lived it, have the right to comment on it, “he said before the morning newspaper come the joy in the middle of March.
So, the actor who gave life to soap opera characters like lying heart, Fire in the blood Y the most beautiful ugly continuous asserting that it would be irresponsible for him to issue a statementsince he did not know anything, although he again showed his admiration for whoever was his producer.
“It would be irresponsible for me to give an opinion because I have a lot of love and respect for him, and if there is any abnormality in the relationship that they came to have, I think that they have to see or clarify it because I don’t know anything about either party”, he mentioned, in addition to what has already been described as a “lukewarm” position in social networks.
Given this position, and above all due to the fact that Mayer has raised the causes of the victims of harassment and abuse, especially in the middle of the show, It caused surprise among the public that the former singer of Garibaldi did not issue a forceful position.
However, recently the also theatrical producer went a little further and finally hinted that Luis de Llano would have to pay criminally for the fault he incurred more than 30 years ago.
Regarding Luis de Llano, Mayer mentioned in a meeting with the press that “many people from the artistic world owe him a lot” and added, “I love him because he is my friend, but I have always said and have been consistent in always favoring and privileging the minors and victims, and if necessary and if he has something and You have to pay before the law, because you will have to pay and you will have to be responsible for the acts that he committed at the time, be it Luis, be it whoever he is”.