In the latest news, Hollywood actor Jonathan Majors, known for his roles in Marvel Studios Productions, was convicted on Monday of assaulting his ex-girlfriend. The trial, in which Majors hoped to get a clean chit, went against him, which leads towerds the loss of his contracts with Marvel Studios and Disney for all upcoming projects.
Verdict and Fallout:
During the trial, Majors was found guilty of one criminal charge and one harassment violation against his ex-girlfriend Grace Jabbari. Before his arrest, Majors was set to become a Major Star in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, playing the role of Kang. He had also appeared in “Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania” and the initial two seasons of “Loki.” His role in “Avengers: The Kang Dynasty,” scheduled for release in May 2026, has now been canceled.
Legal Proceedings and Sentencing:
Majors is on his way to jail for a year for the crimes he was found guilty of. He was convicted of assault, and sentencing is set for February 6th. His lawyer, Priya Chaudhry, expressed trust in the supremacy of the law and satisfaction that her client was not found guilty of heavy assault charges.
District Attorney’s Statement:
Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg stated that Majors’ trial clearly shows the couple was going through a cycle of psychological and emotional abuse. Each time they fought, their conflicts worsened, escalating towards the events that unfolded in the trial.
The dispute between the couple started in the backseat of a car, where Majors was accused of assault. In this trial, text messages, audio recordings, and security footage provided details into their unhealthy and unhappy relationship, which ultimately led to the assault.
Impact on Personal Relationships:
Throughout the trial, Majors’ current girlfriend, actress Meagan Good, was supporting her Boyfriend. She stated that her current relationship with Majors has even grown stronger.
Jonathan Majors’ sentence will not be the only problem he faces; it will also damage his acting career. With the cancellation of his roles in Marvel Studios and Disney, the consequences of his actions will pose challenges to the public image of the actor.