On her website, Mack credits Raniere with jumpstarting her life after Smallville ended in 2011. Mack is now said to be considering a plea deal and proceedings have been delayed until May 3.
Speaking after Mack's arrest, Samia Shoaib told Page Six she was once considered a target for recruitment into the alleged cult. The Requiem For A Dream and The Sixth Sense actress said she met Mack during a 2013 audition, and that she appeared "fragile and gaunt" and was "definitely physically suffering" at the time.
Pastiloff says that at that point, she became wary. "I remember thinking there was something weird about this, something sketchy".
Mack pleaded not guilty to her charges last Friday, April 20.
She believes Mack targeted her because of Pastiloff's focus on empowerment in her yoga work, and also because she had been blogging about her depression and feelings of vulnerability.
"As alleged in the indictment, Allison Mack recruited women to join what was purported to be a female mentorship group that was, in fact, created and led by Keith Raniere", the statement read.
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"Keith made me feel precious to him", Christine Marie, who was a divorced mother of four when she first met Raniere in 1998, told the Albany Times-Union in 2012. According to former members of the cult, Mack operated as his right-hand woman and served as the leader after his arrest.
Mack issued at least one more public call-out to Watson.
On Friday, Mack was arrested on allegations that she was involved in NXIVM.
"I'm issuing an absolute warning now Clare Bronfman is a true fanatic, and if there's a Jim Jones situation, everyone will commit suicide but her.", Parlatio told the NY Post. The poor girl. I am glad I didn't actually meet her in person.
"@kelly_clarkson I heard through the grapevine that you're a fan of Smallville". There was speculation that she was under investigation for ties to the cult after the original criminal complaint against Raniere, listed a "co-conspirator number 1" described an actress who starred in promotional videos with the leader.
Christine said that, largely because of her children, she ultimately figured out that she shouldn't go from the clutches of one guru type to another, though "Nancy Salzman could not fathom why I would make my family my priority when I was so desperately in need of their thought-reform program".
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