The Greek myth of Icarus tells the story of a boy who dreamed of flying. He was so determined that he managed to procure a pair of wings and eventually, he flew. Sadly, his makeshift wings were made with wax and when he flew too close to the sun, his wings melted and he fell and died. Some see this as a metaphor for celebrity. We love to watch a human being, just like any one of us, soar to the heights of wealth and fame. But what we love even more is to watch them fall. Sex crimes forever alter the lives of the people whom they affect, which is why, when a celebrity gets accused of a sex crime, they’re forever changed in the eyes of the public. However, an accusation doesn't necessarily mean guilt, and there are many cases of people falsely accusing celebrities of sex crimes in order to extort money from them or garner attention. Here's our list of celebrities that were charged with sex crimes.