Pamela Adlon — the author/actress who co-created Better Things with Louis C.Ok. for FX — says she is “devastated” to learn the way her “friend and partner” behaved with so many ladies.
The actress, who additionally headlines the FX comedy that started its second season in September, launched the next badertion Friday:
“Hi. I’m here. I have to say something. It’s so important. My family and I are devastated and in shock after the admission of abhorrent behavior by my friend and partner, Louis C.K. I feel deep sorrow and empathy for the women who have come forward. I am asking for privacy at this time for myself and my family. I am processing and grieving and hope to say more as soon as I am able.”
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Earlier Friday, Louis C.Ok. launched his personal badertion confirming the reviews of 5 ladies who mentioned they have been victimized by the comic. “The hardest regret to live with is what you’ve done to hurt someone else,” he mentioned in a prolonged badertion. “And I can hardly wrap my head around the scope of hurt I brought on them.”
In 2016, Adlon and Louis C.Ok. collaborated on the single-camera comedy that focuses on a single-parent actress elevating three daughters in Hollywood. The present has already been picked up for a 3rd season, although FX introduced at the moment that it was chopping ties with Louis C.Ok., who will now not function govt producer or obtain compensation for the exhibits Better Things, Baskets, One Mississippi, and The Cops.
Along with the motion taken by FX, Netflix canceled an upcoming deliberate stand-up particular (however will hold his earlier specials on its service), whereas HBO pulled all Louis C.Ok.’s content material from its On Demand library. The Orchard has scrapped its plan to distribute Louis C.Ok.’s new movie, I Love You, Daddy, whereas Universal Pictures and Illumination mentioned they’ve “terminated their relationship with Louis C.Ok. on The Secret Life of Pets 2.”