Former soap star Antonio Sabato, Jr. says he's being blacklisted for his political views.
In a recent interview with Variety, the 44-year-old Italian born star said: “I’ve had fantastic directors who have said officially to my agents and managers they will never hire me again. That's unfair. It's just like communism."
He added: "I think this country allows you freedom of speech. Anybody should be allowed to say whatever they want. When you’re in my business, you can’t talk about [conservative] politics. You just can’t. You’re attacked viciously in a way that I’ve never been attacked before."
The actor was last in the public eye in 2014 when he was a contestant on Dancing with the Stars.
In the past he has been in TV series like Ugly Betty, CSI: NY, and Ally McBeal.