Jason Momoa has apologized for his joke about raping women

Jason Mamoa I love raping beautiful women on Game of Thrones

Jason Mamoa I love raping beautiful women on Game of Thrones

Momoa is about to hit the silver screen as Aquaman in Justice League, but back in 2011, he was caught on video at a Comic-Con panel joking that he liked the sci-fi and fantasy genre because "there's so many thing you can do, like rip someone's tongue out of their throat and get away with it, and rape attractive women".

Momoa then jokes: "And rape lovely women and have them fall in love with me, you know what I mean?"

The Game of Thrones star, who plays Khal Drogo in the series, commented on the things that he's able to get away with in the science fiction and fantasy genres.

The Game of Thrones star was speaking at the convention's iconic Hall H when he said getting to "rape lovely women" and get away with it was one reason he loved his job.

Actresses Angelina Jolie, Gwyneth Paltrow, Ashley Judd and Rose McGowan are among the high profile actresses who have accused Weinstein of harassment and abuse over the past few decades, and NY police have confirmed that they have reopened a 2004 case against Weinstein. Since then, many other allegations have come to light, not all of them directed at Weinstein - just yesterday, a video started making the rounds on social media showing Ben Affleck grouping Hilarie Burton, and a top Amazon executive was just suspended for an alleged harassment that happened during Comic-Con a few years ago. I love her, but I'm hurting her and she's crying. "But the good news was I'm not a rapist. I prefer my women to enjoy sex".

He also plays Aquaman in the film Justice League, set to be released next month.

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