Stephen Amell has joined his co-stars in talking out about the allegations of sexual harassment in opposition to executive producer Andrew Kreisberg, posting a video to his Fb on Monday.
Here’s what Amell acknowledged via video, which it’s seemingly you’ll perchance presumably gaze right here:
“I originate now not hold any interest in talking about an ongoing investigation … various than to insist WB is conducting an investigation into what is being alleged in opposition to one of the crucial producers on our conceal, and if they need my serve in any system, form or originate, they’re going to build up it. I believed that it used to be acceptable sooner than I spoke to you or sooner than I spoke publicly, to articulate with our solid and our crew, which I got the likelihood to make this morning. I absolutely can’t hold forth in an eloquent system or in this form of succinct system fancy Emily did, fancy Melissa did, fancy Caity Lotz did. I stand tiring and fully make stronger the whole lot that they acknowledged. Our righteous asset on Arrow is our crew, and additional extra, their righteous energy and our righteous energy is engaged on it as a team. I order that we are able to make this because we recommend and we champion a accumulate and revolutionary work ambiance. I told them this morning, and I roar you now — and I supposed it — that if anyone ever feels the rest now not up to a hundred % accumulate, or anyone feels as by design of they aren’t allowed to explicit themselves and be the one that they are, that they ought to quiet design to whomever they are supposed to dart to and that I’ll stand appropriate besides them, appropriate tiring them, I’ll articulate on their behalf if need be. I also assume that in cases fancy this whenever you’re now not an active fragment of the resolution, then you definately are a fragment of the tell. Length. That’s it. We make our righteous to hold the explicit that it’s seemingly you’ll perchance presumably be assume of work ambiance. We can proceed to make so. Again, I echo the statements made by my buddy and co-worker Emily Bett Rickards, Caity Lotz, Melissa Benoist and the chorus of others which hold arrangement forward and called for a accumulate, revolutionary, equal working ambiance.”
In his assertion, Amell refers to comments from Arrow well-known individual Emily Bett Rickards, Legends well-known individual Caity Lotz, and Supergirl stars Melissa Benoist and Chyler Leigh, who each weighed in on the allegations — though none of the actresses addressed Kreisberg by title. In a memoir printed by Fluctuate on Friday, 19 anonymous folks described their alleged sexual harassment experiences with the producer, who works on Arrow, DC’s Legends of The next day, The Flash, and Supergirl. (He’s extra abruptly alive to about the latter two.)
Kreisberg, who strongly denied the allegations, used to be suspended Friday as Warner Bros. Television location out to analysis.
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Warner Bros. Television released a assertion referring to the allegations in opposition to Kreisberg tiring Friday: “Now we hold objective now not too prolonged ago been made conscious of allegations of misconduct in opposition to Andrew Kreisberg,” the assertion acknowledged. “Now we hold suspended Mr. Kreisberg and are conducting an internal investigation. We buy all allegations of misconduct extremely seriously, and are dedicated to setting up a accumulate working ambiance for our workers and all americans alive to about our productions.”
Berlanti Productions, Greg Berlanti and Sarah Schechter’s production firm tiring the displays, also issued a assertion Friday evening: “We had been objective now not too prolonged ago made conscious of some deeply troubling allegations referring to one of our showrunners. Now we hold been encouraging and fully cooperating with the investigation into this by Warner Bros. There’s nothing extra crucial to us than the protection and well-being of our solid, crew, writers, producers and any team. We make now not tolerate harassment and are dedicated to doing the whole lot we are able to to invent an ambiance that’s accumulate to work in and accumulate to articulate up about if it isn’t.”