The characters in the animated videos were Emily Waters and Daniela Contreras, an anonymous 31-year-old man and former American football player, actor Terry Crews. Without appearing in the frame, each of them shared his own story.
In 2017, in the wake of the anti-sexual violence movement #MeToo, Crews said he was harassed by Adam Venit, who led the talent search company William Morris Endeavor. In his video, the actor declares: "I have nothing to be ashamed of. I did nothing wrong.
end with an appeal to victims of violence: "We hear you. We see you. We believe you."
The video was authored by the human rights organization Me Too, which was founded by activist Tarana Burke more than ten years ago. In 2017, the #MeToo hashtag was popularized by actress Alyssa Milano, who spoke about harassment by Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein.
After that, millions of people around the world followed her example.