Phylicia Rashad Claims She Was Misquoted About Cosby Allegations 'I Am A Woman'
More ABC News Videos | ABC World News 'Tis the season for clap backs. Beloved actress Phylicia Rashad is at the center of controversy after she was quoted as saying "forget these women" by Showbizz 411 in regards to the mounting rape allegations against her friend and former co-star Bill Cosby. The comments were deemed dismissive and insensitive to the more than two dozen women who have come forward accusing the comedic icon of sexual assault. Wednesday evening, (January 7) the 66-year-old actress sat down with ABC's World News Tonight with David Muir to defend herself and clear up what she says was a misquote. "That was a misquote," she said. "That is not what I said. What I said is 'This is not about the women - this is about something else. This is about the obliteration of legacy.'I am a woman," Rashad continued. "I am a woman. I would never say such a thing. Watch the full interview up top.