Ellen DeGeneres has been beneath hearth for mistreating staff who got here forth revealing all concerning the poisonous surroundings of the present.
In a stunning flip of occasions, as many as 36 former staff of the present accused its producers of sexual misconduct, harassment and assault.
As reported by BuzzFeed News on Thursday, July 30, recent allegations have been made towards the top author and government producer Kevin Leman, who made sexual advances on an ex-staffer at an organization social gathering.
Responding to the allegations, Leman denied “any kind of sexual impropriety” saying that he doesn’t imagine he has ever had “a single HR or inter-personal complaint made” about him in his 17 years engaged on The Ellen DeGeneres Show.
The report additionally claimed that government producer Ed Glavin “had a reputation for being handsy with women,” and 47 former staff advised the web site that he managed the crew via concern and intimidation every day.
While Glavin didn’t deal with the claims publicly, Variety reported earlier on Thursday that he’s set to step down from his place.
Another former workers member alleged that co-executive producer Jonathan Norman groomed him and tried to sexually assault him.
Norman denied the allegations, saying, “I have never done anything to harm another staff member. Ever.” He additionally accused the staffer of getting “ulterior motives for bringing down the show.”
Talking about how Ellen is aware of the whole lot, a former worker stated, “She knows. She knows s–t goes on, but also she doesn’t want to hear it.”