Naomie Harris “would 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 damage her”.
Prosecutor Philip McGhee advised Wooden Inexperienced crown court docket: “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 damage 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 girls earlier than turning his consideration to the ‘Skyfall star’, who he first tried to be launched to by reserving Reiki periods along with her mom, Carmen, and making an attempt 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 needed to fulfill her on 11 November, 2019, a date he ““hoped would grow to be their anniversary”.
He finally obtained the ‘Rampage’ star’s tackle and despatched her an 11-page “closely fragranced” letter on purple paper on 13 February this yr, wherein he declared hat he was “keen on her and she or he was the one”.
Extra letters, full of “extremely sexualised” references have been despatched over the course of the following week, earlier than he arrived on the star’s door whereas she was on the telephone to a buddy on 29 February.
In accordance with the Night Normal newspaper, the prosecutor stated: “Her buddy described Harris dropping her voice, whispering in a terrified tone that the person who had been stalking her was at her entrance door.”
The court docket heard he had saved Naomi’s tackle in his Sat Nav as “residence”.
Recalling the second when Ii arrived at her home, the prosecutor stated: “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 several names, girls’s clothes, a file on Naomi and letters from different well-known girls rejecting his advances.
Choose Noel Lucas QC stated: “There appears to be clear proof that Mr Ii has had a fixation on different girls, glamorous girls, girls within the media, previously. He frightens me.”
The court docket was advised 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 girls”.
He apologised to Naomie in a letter to the court docket, wherein he admitted he was “ashamed of his actions.”
He will probably be sentenced on Friday (23.10.20) after admitting two stalking costs towards the actress and her mom.