French author Yann Moix says women over 50 ‘too previous’ to love
A French creator is being criticised after pronouncing he could be “incapable” of loving a girl elderly 50 or above… in spite of being 50 himself.
Yann Moix advised Marie Claire mag he discovered women of that age “too old”.
“I prefer younger women’s bodies, that’s all. End of. The body of a 25-year-old woman is extraordinary. The body of a woman of 50 is not extraordinary at all,” he stated.
The feedback have sparked an indignant backlash on social media.
Marina Foïs, a French comic, joked in a tweet that as a result of she is ready to flip 49 she simplest has “one year and 14 days” left to sleep with the author.
One twitter person mocked him, pronouncing women over 50 had been most probably “breathing a sigh of relief” at his feedback.
Another jokily requested: “Can women under 50 be invisible to you as well please?”
Elsewhere, some women over 50 posted photographs appearing off their frame self assurance in protest.
Journalist Colombe Schneck posted (then later deleted) of her backside with the caption: “Voila, the buttocks of a woman aged 52…what an imbecile you are, you don’t know what you’re missing…”
Others shared photographs of Hollywood celebrities 50 and above, similar to Halle Berry and Jennifer Anniston, to disprove his feedback.
Anne Roumanoff, some other French comedian, criticised him on Europe 1 radio – mentioning romance was once no longer “just about the firmness of the buttocks” however a connection between two folks.
“I hope that one day he knows this happiness,” she added.
Moix is an award-winning creator, director and presenter – however is understood for relationship controversy together with his feedback.
His Marie Claire interview additionally drew complaint for statements he made relating to his choice for relationship Asian women – which he specified as “Koreans, Chinese and Japanese” specifically.
“It’s perhaps sad and reductive for the women I go out with but the Asian type is sufficiently rich, large and infinite for me not to be ashamed,” he advised the mag.
Responding to the outrage, he advised RTL radio, he was once no longer “responsible” for his style in women.
“I like who I like and I don’t have to answer to the court of taste,” he stated, prior to joking he most certainly was once no longer the most productive catch both.
“50-year-old women do not see me either!” he advised the station. “They have something else to do than to get around a neurotic who writes and reads all day long. It’s not easy to be with me.”