A French writer has been mocked on social media immediately after proclaiming he would be “incapable” of loving a lady who was around the age of 50.
Yann Moix, who is 50 himself, additional that women of all ages of that age and older are “invisible” to him.
The well known writer, director and television presenter informed Marie Claire’s French version: “I like more youthful women’s bodies, which is all. Conclude of.
“The overall body of a 25-yr-old lady is extraordinary.
“The entire body of a woman of 50 is not remarkable at all.”
Moix added that he likes to day Asian women of all ages – particularly people today from Korea, China and Japan.
He additional: “It truly is probably unhappy and reductive for the women of all ages I go out with but the Asian sort is adequately loaded, massive and infinite for me not to be ashamed.”
His remarks have been satisfied with mockery on Twitter, with a person social media person joking: “Can women of all ages less than 50 be invisible to you as well you should?”
The French comedienne Marina Fois, who is about to change 49, joked in a tweet: “More than 1 year and 14 times to rest with #yannmoix #inchallah it is carried out.”
The French MP Olivia Gregoire, a spokesman for Macron’s En Marche! party, tweeted: “Really elegant Yann Moix. Very really elegant.”
Anne Roumanoff, another French comic, claimed on Europe 1 radio that romance was not “just about the firmness of the buttocks”.
She extra: “I hope that a person day he is familiar with this joy.”
Moix, who is advertising his most current book Rompre, has due to the fact defended his remarks and reported he was only remaining trustworthy.
He explained to the French radio station RTL: “Just about every unique is a prisoner of their preferences. I’m a prisoner of mine.
“It usually takes practically nothing absent from a lady of 50 decades that I don’t want to slumber with her.”
Moix has gained several literary prizes, with his initial reserve Jubilations Vers Le Ciel winning the Prix Goncourt for a debut novel in 1996.
He has also directed 3 movies together with Podium, which was based mostly on a person of his novels.
Moix has been a host on the French Saturday evening communicate show On N’est Pas Couche because 2015.