NEW YORK -- Jury selection begins Monday for the federal gender discrimination lawsuit against Robert De Niro.
The actor's former longtime assistant, Graham Chase Robinson, is.
Robinson says her former boss made sexually explicit comments and was verbally abusive.
She worked for the star from 2008 until April 2019, starting when she was 25 years old.
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De Niro's attorney called the allegations "beyond absurd," and he has since filed a counter suit in state court.
Robinson's attorney says de Niro could testify as early as Monday, once jury selection and opening arguments are complete.
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