Collegenews.com is reporting that Eddie Griffin, the comedian who was involved in a scuffle at Comedy House in Pleasanton on July 13, is considering filing a lawsuit against TMZ, the media outlet that originally reported the incident.
TMZ reported that Griffin was onstage at when a . Griffin, in turn, emptied his water bottle on her, TMZ stated.
The woman, Fiona Walshe, told TMZ that Eddie Griffin pointed to her and said, “You’re a LESBIAN. All you need is a good man . . . I’ll volunteer my services. You won’t be needing any strap-on’s or vibrators with me.”
“He started to pump his hips into my face,” Walshe stated. “I felt sexually assaulted and I wanted him to stop – then I threw the drink at him to defend myself.”
The was called, but club security had already ejected the woman from the scene, TMZ said.
According to Collegenews.com and TMZ, Griffin is now threatening a lawsuit against TMZ because he believes they "wrongfully characterized his behavior in their original reporting of the incident."