Ezra Miller has been facing a lot of heat lately, and he recently found himself in more trouble with accusations of grooming Tokata Iron Eyes. Tokata’s parents, Chase Iron Eyes and Sara Jumping Eagle, both activists, filed paperwork on Tuesday that said the actor’s friendship with their daughter put her at risk.
According to their documents, Miller displayed “cult-like and psychologically manipulative, controlling behavior.” The parents also said the Flash actor “uses violence, intimidation, threat of violence, fear, paranoia, delusions and drugs to hold sway over a young adolescent Tokata.”
The documents detailed that Tokata first Miller in 2016 at Standing Rock Reservation in North Dakota. The actor was 23 at the time and took an immediate and “apparently innocent” liking to the then 12-year-old.
Ezra Miller offered to pay for her to attend college at Bard College at Simon’s Rock in Massachusetts, something the parents allege he would use against their daughter to create a sense of indebtedness.
Tokata dropped out of school last December. Then, last January, her parents traveled to Vermont to find their daughter in Miller’s home without a driver’s license, bank cards, or keys.
Although they brought her home, Tokata detoxed for three weeks before reuniting with Miller and later flew to Hawaii.
Sara Jumping Eagle took to Twitter to vent out her frustrations.
“My family is living a nightmare,” she tweeted. “#EzraMiller has brainwashed my daughter Tokata Iron Eyes, physically assaulted her, is perpetuating cult-like behaviors and emotional abuse. Ezra’s dangerous behaviors are escalating with no accountability from #WarnerBros #MMIW”
In the last seven days, Tokata joined Instagram, adding seven posts on her account. In a video, it was shown that Miller was with her. She also added another post with a statement about the current situation.
However, Sara Jumping Eagle tweeted on June 8 that Tokata hasn’t had a phone since January and accused Miller of controlling her daughter’s Instagram. She also pleaded to the community, asking for information on Tokata’s whereabouts.
A judge signed the request for a protective order that states Miller cannot have contact with or harass the Iron Eyes family or stand within 100 yards of their residence. However, Miller cannot be served due to the unknown whereabouts of his location.
A hearing is scheduled for July 12.
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