James Marshall Testifies in Accutane Trial

Posted by msch on Mar 9, 2011 11:18:00 AM

James Marshall Testifies in Accutane TrialGreenblatt v. Roche (Atlantic City, New Jersey).

Actor James Marshall testifies, describing the symptoms and effects of Inflammatory Bowel Disease, and how it impacted his acting career.  Mr. Marshall also described the start and development of his acting career, as well as the effect of the IBD on his career.

Mr. Marshall also narrated for the jury clips from several of his movies and television shows, including the motion picture Gladiator, below, with Brian Dennehy. Mr. Marshall described the physically demanding set conditions for filming Gladiator, during which he had no symptoms of IBD.

In the lawsuit, Mr. Marshall and his co-plaintiffs, Kelley Andrews and Gillian Gaghan, claim that the use of Accutane (Isotretinoin) caused their illnesses.

James Marshall in Gladiator 2

Brian Dennehy in Gladiator

James Marshall in Gladiator 1

CVN is webcasting the James Marshall Accutane Trial live.

Topics: Toxic Torts, Products Liability, accutane, Greenblatt v. Roche, Pharmaceutical