Hilaria Baldwin, left, wife of actor Alec Baldwin, leaves court in New York, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013. Alec Baldwin testified Tuesday that he never had a sexual or romantic relationship with Canadian actress Genevieve Sabourin, who accused of stalking him. He said that after they met she began leaving dozens of voice mails for him a night and eventually started threatening to show up at his homes. ( AP Photo/New York Daily News, Jefferson Siegel, Pool)
NEW YORK (AP) — It was, Alec Baldwin said, “like something out of Hitchcock”: He waits in the wings of a Lincoln Center stage before a movie-screening discussion. He looks out to see his tormentor in a front-row seat. She turns to him. And smiles.
That was one of several scenes in a personal drama the “30 Rock” actor described Tuesday, as the star witness against Genevieve Sabourin, a small-time Canadian actress charged with stalking him.
“It was nightmarish,” Baldwin said during a morning of testimony that at times approached theater in itself. Sabourin unleashed a stream of outbursts — “He’s lying!” for instance — that prompted a judge to warn that he might remove her from court.
Baldwin sometimes came close to playing director, dilating on points he wanted to make, telling Sabourin’s lawyer he sounded Login to read more