Raniere, co-founder of violent sex conspiracy Nxivm, allegedly kept women while slaves and branded his initials into their skin. He appeared to be charged by federal prosecutors using running the notorious group.
Journalist Frank Parlato, who first shattered the story about the cult, advised the New York Post this Mack came up with the idea of branding initiates’ pores and skin, near their groin space.
“She started as a slave and she became a slave expert,” Parlato alleged. “Her nickname amid defectors is ‘Pimp Mack.’”
Mack’s fellow “Smallville” co-star Kristin Kreuk seemed to be accused of helping to recruit women of all ages as sex slaves into Nxivm. She has denied the allegations.
The 35-year-old said in a statement posted so that you can Twitter in March she took a NXIVM course while she was 23 that will help battle her “shyness” but kept the group about five years in the past.
“When I was about 23, My spouse and i took an Executive Success Programs/NXIVM ‘intensive,I what I understood to be a self-help/personal increase course that helped me take care of my previous shyness, which is why I went on with the program,” Kreuk wrote. “I left about five years past and had minimal contact with individuals who were still involved.”
The actress turned down she had any influence throughout the group and was not included in its “Dominus Obsequious Sororium” (DOS), which translates out of Latin to “Master Over the Slave Woman.”
“The accusations that I is at the ‘inner circle’ or recruited females as ‘sex slaves’ are blatantly untrue,” Kreuk said. “During my time, I never experienced any illegal or perhaps nefarious activity. I am terrified and disgusted by what is out about DOS.”
The women — or “sex slaves” — were reportedly put on your strict diet of about 600 to 800 calories each and every day in order to be thin for Raniere, generally known as “The Vanguard.”
The cult leader coerced women into having sex with him or her and doing menial chores intended for “masters,” according to previous stories.
Mack appeared in “Smallville,” a TV series about a young Clark Kent, through 2001-2011.