Former MythBusters co-host Adam Savage has been accused of raping his sister while they were still children.
According to the lawsuit filed, the rapes allegedly took place "Beginning in or about 1976 and continuing until approximately 1979, Adam Savage, would repeatedly rape Miranda Pacchiana and force oral sex upon her, and forced Miranda to perform oral sex on him, along with other forms of sexual abuse," the lawsuit.
Pacchiana says she was between 7 and 10 years and that Savage was between 9 and 12 years old -- while referring to himself the "raping blob" to try and pass the alleged assaults off as a game.
Pacchiana says she is not currently in contact with her brother.
"I last made contact with my brother, Adam Savage, over two decades ago. At the time, I called him out for his callous attitude about the abuse and his apparent disregard for the damage he had caused, but he chose not to acknowledge or show any compassion for my pain. Not once in the ensuing years have I seen evidence that my brother cares to truly understand what he did to me. He gives me no reason to believe that he has meaningfully examined whatever compelled him to commit sexual crimes as a minor," she wrote via her website.
Savage's attorney, Andrew Brettler, released a statement to Page Six denying the allegations.
"While I hope that my sister gets the help she needs to find peace, this needs to end. For many years, she has relentlessly and falsely attacked me and other members of my family to anyone who will listen," Savage said. "By spreading numerous untrue stories about us in pursuit of a financial bonanza, she has tortured our entire family and estranged herself from all of us. I will fight this groundless and offensive lawsuit and work to put this to rest once and for all."