Invoice Cosby celebrated his newfound freedom Wednesday with an enormous feast — and now seems to be ahead to “telling his story” on phases throughout the nation, his publicist informed The Put up.
The 83-year-old disgraced comic realized in regards to the beautiful Pennsylvania high-court ruling overturning his sexual assault conviction from different inmates in his jail, Andrew Wyatt, one in all his reps, mentioned in an interview.
“He’s excited… He informed me, ‘Andrew, my coronary heart is racing,’ ” Wyatt mentioned.
“He mentioned, ‘I simply heard the inmates knocking on the partitions and the cell and mentioned ‘Invoice, you’re free Invoice! You’re free, Invoice!’ He mentioned, ‘I didn’t know what was occurring.’ ”
Talking outdoors of Cosby’s suburban Philadelphia mansion, Wyatt claimed his consumer had been fielding congratulatory calls from the likes of actors Terrence Howard and Faizon Love.
After serving almost three years of a three- to 10-year sentence for drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand, Cosby deliberate to dine on salmon, collard greens and a pizza with recent basil and mozzarella, his spokesman mentioned.
“He needs to have a crunchy pizza and simply the style of it,” Wyatt mentioned.
The previous “Cosby Present” star — who as soon as admitted that he used to supply quaaludes, a strong sedative, to ladies he wished to have intercourse with — additionally needs to “take pleasure in this style of freedom.”
Wyatt mentioned that Cosby deliberate to “instantly” return to acting on the street.
“He’ll get again on the stage, on many phases throughout this nation, and he can be telling his story,” his rep mentioned.
“You will notice a documentary popping out quickly. You will notice a ebook popping out quickly. There’s a whole lot of nice initiatives that’s gonna be popping out quickly.”
Cosby was sprung from state jail in suburban Montgomery County earlier on Wednesday, and was uncharacteristically mum throughout a brief press convention outdoors his dwelling.
He later defiantly proclaimed his “innocence” in a tweet, with a photograph of himself elevating his proper hand in a fist.
“I’ve by no means modified my stance nor my story. I’ve at all times maintained my innocence,” the tweet learn. “Thanks to all my followers, supporters and mates who stood by me via this ordeal. Particular because of the Pennsylvania Supreme Courtroom for upholding the foundations of legislation.”
Pennsylvania’s excessive court docket discovered that Cosby ought to by no means have been prosecuted within the Constand case as a result of he was promised by a former Montgomery County district legal professional that he wouldn’t be charged, regardless of there being no proof that the deal was put in writing.
In an announcement, Constand and her legal professionals referred to as the ruling “disappointing” and expressed concern that it might discourage victims of sexual assault from coming ahead.
At trial, 5 ladies have been allowed to testify that Cosby had drugged and molested them, although he was not charged of their accusations.
Dozens extra ladies even have stepped ahead through the years alleging sexual misconduct, together with rape, by the hands of the previous beloved TV star.
Nonetheless, Cosby’s rep claimed the comedian had obtained “vindication” with the court docket’s determination.
“It’s a fantastic day, not only for Invoice Cosby, as a result of that is about all Individuals, ensuring that they get justice,” Wyatt mentioned.
“That is all God’s work.”