Smallville actress Allison Mack accused of keeping sex slave victim on a diet for ideal weight
The actress has pleaded guilty to crimes in connection with sex cult
Former SmallvilleactressAllison Mack has been accused of forcing a brutally restrictive diet on IndiaOxenberg, the daughter of Dynasty star Catherine Oxenberg, and another unnamed woman to please the desires of Keith Raniere, the leader of controversial ‘sex cult’ Nxivm.
Watch below to learn about Allison Mack's shocking involvement with the sex cult:
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TheNew YorkPostreports a 31-year-oldactress identified only as Nicole – who is anex-memberof the organisation - testified that Mack, who has admitted to being aNxivmrecruiter, putIndiaon a 500-calorie-a-day dietfor more than a year, in an effort to get her down to 107 pounds — what she alleged Raniere determined would beIndia’s perfect weight.
“WhenIndiaand I became close, they would use her to make me behave,” Nicole explained. “Alison was trying to have [Oxenberg] get down to a certain weight. It was just really hard to watch, sometimes … It was tough on her.”
Allison Mack attends court
It is alleged that Raniere likes his victims to be “skinny, sleep-deprived and compliant.”
Mack pleaded guilty in April toracketeeringconspiracyandracketeeringand is set to be sentenced in September.
Catherine Oxenbergtold PEOPLE Mack’s alleged behavior was “horrendous and despicable”.
“I knewIndiawas on a restricted diet of between 500 to 900 calories, but I had no idea it was down to 500 calories for a year,” said Oxenberg. “It’s so many layers of disgust. When you think it can’t get worse, it does. The layers of sadism and cruelty are endless.”