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#MeToo activist Rose McGowan’s ex-manager suicides

WASHINGTON: A veteran Hollywood executive who was Rose McGowan's manager when the actress was allegedly raped by Harvey Weinstein has committed suicide, media reports citing her family said Thursday. Relatives of Jill Messick, who was 50, said in a statement circulated to US media┬áthat she had battled depression for years, but had recently felt "victimized" by inaccurate reports of her role in the affair. Messick, who worked for Addis-Wechsler -- now Industry Entertainment -- managed McGowan when the actress claimed…