Evan Rachel Wood  born September 7,  is an American actress, model, and musician. She began acting in the s, appearing in several television series, including American Gothic —96 and Once and Again — Wood made her debut as a leading film actress at the age of eleven in Digging to China and garnered acclaim for her Golden Globe -nominated role as the troubled teenager Tracy Freeland in the teen drama film Thirteen Wood continued acting mostly in independent films, including Pretty Persuasion , Down in the Valley , Running with Scissors , and in the big studio production Across the Universe Wood was born in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Evan Rachel Wood details sexual assaults to Congress
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Actress Evan Rachel Wood detailed her own story of sexual assault, rape and domestic violence to a congressional committee on Tuesday to help other abuse survivors. Currently, the bill provides survivors with basic rights in federal cases, but has only been adopted by nine of the 50 states. Wood described how she was in a violently abusive relationship with a former partner who physically, verbally and sexually abused her repeatedly. She discussed how her former partner raped her while he believed she was unconscious.
On Tuesday, Evan Rachel Wood stood in front of Congress and described in heart-wrenching detail her experiences with sexual assault and domestic abuse — all to push for basic rights for fellow survivors. Wood was one of four witness testimonies in front of the House of Representatives Judiciary Committee's hearing for the state-level implementation of the Sexual Assault Survivors' Bill of Rights Act. Currently, the bill ensures certain rights for sexual assault survivors on the federal level, Insider reported, but activists like Wood and her fellow witnesses want it expanded to cover cases on the state-level as weel. These rights include, according to Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte's statement at the hearing, the preservation of a rape kit up to 20 years or the duration of the statute of limitations and a waiving of fees for survivors' own forensic examinations.