Jason Momoa has apologized for his joke about raping women

Games Of Thrones' Jason Momoa jokes about 'raping beautiful women' in old Comic Con clip

Actors Gal Gadot, Jason Momoa and Ben Affleck during the Justice League autograph signing at Comic-Con International 2017.

The clip is a recording of a panel discussion at the 2011 San Diego Comic-Con convention, when Momoa joked that he loved working on sci-fi and fantasy projects because he got to "rape lovely women".

"There's so many things you can do, like rip someone's tongue out of their throat and get away with it. rape a lovely woman, you know?"

The actor is introduced as Aquaman in Warner Bros.' upcoming superhero mashup while Affleck reprises his role as Batman.

The audience burst into laughter after the comment while several of his co-panelists including Lena Headey, who plays Cersei Lannister, held their heads in their hands.

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In case you haven't seen it, footage went viral recently of a Game Of Thrones panel at San Diego Comic-Con in which the actor joked about getting to "rape attractive women" on-screen.

However, in the midst of multiple sexual harassment scandals hitting Hollywood, no one is laughing now, and Momoa was taken to task on social media.

Welp, this has been a week, and it's safe to assume that you've seen the news over the past few days detailing the ongoing fallout from The New York Time's lengthy report on (former) producer Harvey Weinstein. I am still severely disappointed in myself at the insensitivity of my remarks that day.

"I made a truly tasteless comment".

What do YOU think of his statement?

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