This Is Perez's Heart!

This is upsetting on SO many levels.

On Wednesday evening, James Van Der Beek took to Twitter to open up about his own experiences with sexual harassment in Hollywood. The Dawson’s Creek alum’s admission comes amid Harvey Weinstein‘s sexual misconduct scandal.

Related: Weinstein Heads To Arizona For Rehab

In fact, the industry vet chose to discuss his own unsavory experiences in Tinseltown in an attempt to defend the many victims who’ve been criticized for staying silent for so long. The 40-year-old started off with:

[Image via WENN.]