Naomie Harris “does not really feel secure” to exit after being focused by a stalker.
The 44-year-old actress suffered a panic assault and “felt the blood rush from her” when Ii Ovisyonairo Ii tracked her down at her residence in north London as a result of she “genuinely felt he was going to attempt to come inside the home and harm her”.
Prosecutor Philip McGhee informed Wooden Inexperienced crown courtroom: “She doesn’t really feel secure when she goes out and struggles to sleep. She goes to be wanting over her shoulder till she is aware of the defendant can’t harm her. She is genuinely petrified about what he may do to her and doesn’t really feel secure even when she comes residence.”
The 37-year-old farm labourer had made makes an attempt to contact a string of well-known ladies earlier than turning his consideration to the ‘Skyfall star’, who he first tried to be launched to by reserving Reiki periods together with her mom, Carmen, and trying to show the dialog round to her well-known daughter.
In a string of messages, he revealed he had been monitoring Naomie’s media appearances and wished to fulfill her on 11 November, 2019, a date he ““hoped would develop into their anniversary”.
He ultimately obtained the ‘Rampage’ star’s handle and despatched her an 11-page “closely fragranced” letter on crimson paper on 13 February this yr, through which he declared hat he was “keen on her and he or she was the one”.
Extra letters, stuffed with “extremely sexualised” references have been despatched over the course of the subsequent week, earlier than he arrived on the star’s door whereas she was on the telephone to a pal on 29 February.
Based on the Night Normal newspaper, the prosecutor mentioned: “Her pal described Harris dropping her voice, whispering in a terrified tone that the person who had been stalking her was at her entrance door.”
The courtroom heard he had saved Naomi’s handle in his Sat Nav as “residence”.
Recalling the second when Ii arrived at her home, the prosecutor mentioned: “She was extremely scared and shocked by this. She was completely petrified, she says she felt out of breath and felt the blood rush from her.”
Naomie was left “shocked and shaking” by the person’s actions and has now modified the locks to her home and fitted a brand new safety alarm, in addition to asking taxi drivers to attend till she’s reached her entrance door earlier than driving away.
Police arrested the person at a farm close to Canterbury, the place they discovered passports in numerous names, ladies’s clothes, a file on Naomi and letters from different well-known ladies rejecting his advances.
Decide Noel Lucas QC mentioned: “There appears to be clear proof that Mr Ii has had a fixation on different ladies, glamorous ladies, ladies within the media, up to now. He frightens me.”
The courtroom was informed Ii – who modified his title by deed ballot and was recognized to others as Christian – has Asperger’s Syndrome and is “shy and might’t talk with ladies”.
He apologised to Naomie in a letter to the courtroom, through which he admitted he was “ashamed of his actions.”
He will likely be sentenced on Friday (23.10.20) after admitting two stalking prices towards the actress and her mom.