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McGowan to MJ fans: 'I'm sorry your hero was bad'

Rose McGowan has made a statement to Michael Jackson fans who continue to support him.

Speaking to 5 Live Nihal Arthanayake, the author, actor and activist said “I’m sorry that your hero was a bad man”.

She added ‘It doesn’t mean that you [Michael Jackson fans] can’t listen to and enjoy his music’.

McGowan said that she believed the subjects of a new documentary Leaving Neverland, who say Michael Jackson abused them when they were children. Jackson's family say there's "not one piece of evidence" to prove the claims.

Listen to the whole interview on Headliners.

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