The self-help group NXIVM gained a reputation of ‘sex cult’. This group branded many women and coerced them into sex slaves. Keith Raniere who was the co-founder was the main link of it all. He gained the reputation of the fact that he was coercing women, and forcing them into sex and free labor which was to be done for the organization. The helping hand of Raniere was Allison Mack, who is famous for Smallville as Chloe Sullivan. Allison Mack is just a start of the list. There are numerous celebrities which were involved in this scandal. This was a chilling and disgusting cult. Even HBO did a documentary on it named the Vow. Some celebrities which were involved in this are:
Allison Mack is one of the biggest name in it which took anyone’s attention. New York Times interview reveals that she herself was the one who came up with the idea of branding during DOS process. She was arrested in April, 2018. She is known for her decade long run on Smallville, and through this she started communicating with the company Jness which was owned by Raniere. This company was a setup, it promoted the furtherance and empowerment of women but was run for different reasons. Allison Mack become the sweetheart to the sex cult as she was recruiting women for Raniere’s inner circle. These women were coerced to have sex with others and Raniere. The inner circle of NXIVM had a concept of “masters & slaves”. In order to become master you have to recruit new members/slaves. She pleaded guilty for her involvement in sex- trafficking in this group.
Nicki Clyne is married to Allison Mack. She starred in Battlestar Galactica. She has been a member of NXIVM for more than 10 years. She is a part of Raniere’s inner circle. She has also left showbiz now. She is also involved for such heinous offences.
She is a Canadian actress who is famous for Stargate SG-1. She is also a part of NXIVM for over a decade and have said to bring over 2000 members into this organization. She is also the one behind Vancouver Branch. She learned about DOS and was branded then she left this organization and become the main whistleblower. She revealed the dark sides of this cult, the crimes, publishing details, and the realities. She is still in the industry and have appeared in some parts of the TVs, and movies.
Kristen Kreuk stars a Canadian Legal Drama Burden of Truth. She was the costar of Allison Mack in SmallVille. She was also a part of NXIVM. Through her twitter revealed that when she was young around 23 years old, she took the self-help courses to become more confident. She claimed that she was never a part of the inner circle, and also stated that “she never experienced any illegal or nefarious activity”. This tweet was published when abuse allegations started to surface.
Grace Park stars on A Million Little Things. She is also famous for Battlestar Galactica, Hawaii Five-0 and more. There are no such concrete evidences against her involvement in the NXIVM organization. Former members have claimed that she played a significant role in the crimes which took place in this organization. She is said to have left the cult in 2017 when the DOS news broke.
Catherine Oxemberg wrote a book called “Captive: A Mother’s Crusade to Save Her Daughter from a Terrifying Cult”. She is a famous actress for Dynasty. Her involvement is more tragic. She assumed this group to be a leadership organization. She recommender her daughter India, to go to this group as she was about to start her own business. Eventually after some time, she saw certain changes in her daughter as she got involved in this group. The group held a tight rein on her daughter which resulted in making her more distant, distracted and in some sort of burden.
This was a sickening cult which brainwashed and blackmailed women to become sex-slaves. Many brutal things were done to these women, they were branded and made slaves to their masters. These are some of the celebrities which were got involved in this cult.