Andrew Kreisberg speaks at Variety’s A Night In The Writers’ Room on June 9, 2015 in Los Angeles.(Photo: Alberto E. Rodriguez, Getty Images for Variety)
Warner Bros. has suspended Supergirl producer Andrew Kreisberg on account of an inner investigation involving badual misconduct claims in opposition to him, the studio confirmed to USA TODAY Saturday in a badertion supplied by Warner Bros. spokesperson Tammy Golihew.
“We have recently been made aware of allegations of misconduct against Andrew Kreisberg,” the badertion learn. “We take all allegations of misconduct extremely seriously, and are committed to creating a safe working environment for our employees and everyone involved in our productions.”
Kreisberg, 46, can be a author and producer for TV sequence The Flash and Arrow.
Variety first reported that 15 ladies and 4 males have accused Kreisberg of badual harbadment and inappropriate bodily contact, together with touching and kissing individuals with out consent, asking for mbadages and making badualized feedback.
Greg Berlanti and Sarah Schechter of Berlanti Productions, which oversees Kreisberg’s exhibits, additionally confirmed the investigation to USA TODAY in a press release.
“We were recently made aware of some deeply troubling allegations regarding one of our showrunners. We have been encouraging and fully cooperating with the investigation into this by Warner Bros.,” they wrote. “We do not tolerate harbadment and are committed to doing everything we can to make an environment that’s safe.”
Kreisberg denied any inappropriate touching or mbadages to Variety, however advised the information website, “I have made comments on women’s appearances and clothes in my capacity as an executive producer, but they were not badualized. Like many people, I have given someone a non-badual hug or kiss on the cheek.”
USA TODAY has reached out to Kreisberg’s rep for remark.
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