Moonstruck writer John Patrick Shanley in S&M battle
John Patrick Shanley, the Oscar winning writer of Moonstruck, is accused in a civil lawsuit of carrying on a violent S&M fueled sexual relationship with a young actress and choking her to within inches of her life. He want the e $5 million legal claim dismissed.
Amanda Jencsik, 26, alleges in the suit that she had a dangerous, four-month tryst with writer John Patrick Shanley, 61, and that he would slap or “place his hands over the plaintiff’s mouth and neck to restrain her” during sexual intercourse at his East 18th Street apartment.
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