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Rose McIver Responds to Robert Knepper Staying on iZombie Amid Sexual Assault Allegations

After the conclusion of an investigation into allegations against her iZombie co-star Robert Knepper, Rose McIver is praising the courage of sexual assault victims worldwide.

Knepper was accused in November of sexual assault by costume designer Susan Bertram, who claimed that the actor forcibly

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Robert Knepper to Stay on iZombie; 'No Evidence of Wrongdoing' on Show's Set

Robert Knepper to Stay on iZombie; 'No Evidence of Wrongdoing' on Show's Set
Robert Knepper will remain a cast member on The CW’s iZombie, after the show’s producers conducted an internal investigation of the actor’s conduct on set.

Knepper faces accusations of violent sexual assault by five different women that span three decades, but Warner Bros. TV tells our sister site Deadline that their inquiry, which involved members of the iZombie cast and crew, “found no evidence of wrongdoing on the set of the show.” (They made no comment about the aforementioned allegations, however, which all occurred before Knepper’s time on iZombie.)

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Robert Knepper to Stay on ‘iZombie’ After Assault Accusation, Wbtv Finds No On-Set Wrongdoing

Robert Knepper to Stay on ‘iZombie’ After Assault Accusation, Wbtv Finds No On-Set Wrongdoing
Robert Knepper will stay on as a series regular on The CW’s “iZombie” following an investigation into an allegation of sexual assault, producers Warner Bros. Television said on Wednesday. “We were deeply concerned about recent allegations regarding Robert Knepper,” a Wbtv spokesperson said in a statement. “As a result, we conducted an internal inquiry with some of the cast and crew of iZombie. We found no evidence of wrongdoing on the set of the show. We have taken and will continue to take appropriate measures to ensure the safety and well-being of all involved, which is our top priority.
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Robert Knepper to Remain on 'iZombie' After Probe Finds "No Evidence of Wrongdoing"

Following an investigation of multiple allegations that Robert Knepper had made unwanted sexual advances on women, Warner Bros. has found "no evidence of wrondoing" on the set of The CW show iZombie.

In a statement released to The Hollywood Reporter on Wednesday, The CW parent company Warner Bros. wrote, "We were deeply concerned about recent allegations regarding Robert Knepper. As a result, we conducted an internal inquiry with some of the cast and crew of iZombie. We found no evidence of wrongdoing on the set of the show. We have taken and will continue to take appropriate measures to ensure...
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Robert Knepper Staying On ‘iZombie’ After Inquiry Into Sexual Misconduct Claims Found “No Evidence Of Wrongdoing”

Robert Knepper will continue as a series regular on the CW’s drama series iZombie despite multiple allegations of sexual misconduct against the Prison Break alum. Following claims by at least five women that Knepper had assaulted them years ago, iZombie producer Warner Bros. TV conducted an investigation. "We were deeply concerned about recent allegations regarding Robert Knepper. As a result, we conducted an internal inquiry with some of the cast and crew of iZombie,&#8221…
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iZombie Season 4: Liv Feeds on Snobby Dowager Brain — 2018 First Look

iZombie Season 4: Liv Feeds on Snobby Dowager Brain — 2018 First Look
Chew on this: iZombie brain-eater Liv and Dame Maggie Smith have something in common — or at least they will, when the CW series’ undead heroine chows down on her next meal.

In Season 4’s second episode, Liv feeds on the noggin of a rich, haughty dowager, and as you can see in TVLine’s exclusive first look, she really gets into character as she takes on the widow’s mannerisms and fashion.

But while Dame Maggie Smith’s Dowager Countess on Downton Abbey was feared but respected by her servants, Liv’s food
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Five Things You Didn’t Know About Robert Knepper

Hollywood and the rest of the media world has been shaken to the core by an unrelenting and growing list of allegations aimed at some of its most powerful men. It started several years ago with Bill Cosby and it erupted with allegations being levied against Hollywood executive, Harvey Weinstein. Since the Weinstein allegation surfaced, it seems that at least two or three allegations against other powerful men in media are brought to the surface. The most recent target of Prison Break star, Robert Knepper. If you are a movie or television fan, you know who Robert Knepper is; however,

Five Things You Didn’t Know About Robert Knepper
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Four More Women Accuse Prison Break Star Robert Knepper of Sexual Assault

Robert Knepper is facing new allegations of sexual misconduct.

In early November, the actor, who is best known for his portrayal of Theodore "T-Bag" Bagwell on Prison Break, was accused of sexual assault by a costume designer whom he'd worked with in 1991 on the set of the film, Gas, Food, Lodging.

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‘Prison Break’ Star Robert Knepper Accused of Sexual Misconduct by 4 More Women

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‘Prison Break’ Star Robert Knepper Accused of Sexual Misconduct by 4 More Women
Four more women have come forward and accused actor Robert Knepper of sexual misconduct, including one woman that says the “Prison Break” star forced her to perform oral sex in 2010. The accusations, reported by The Hollywood Reporter, span more than three decades and come from women across different parts of North America.

In one accusation, stylist Emma Julia Jacobs said Knepper sexually assaulted her in a hotel room in Vancouver in 2010, forcing his way into her room after getting off the elevator together. Once inside, Knepper ripped her pants open and dragged her across the floor.
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Four More Women Accuse Actor Robert Knepper of Sexual Misconduct

In the weeks since The Hollywood Reporter first published stylist Susan Bertram’s allegations of sexual assault against actor Robert Knepper, four more women have come forward with similar claims. These new accusations span several decades and include incidents that are alleged to have taken place in both the U.S and Canada. The women have described unwanted and even violent sexual advances that they felt compromised their safety and sense of well-being. “I don’t want revenge,” said one of the women in a recent telephone interview, “I just want peace.”

Best known for his role as Theodore “T-Bag” Bagwell on...
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See Scandal's Guillermo Díaz Take a Nasty Turn as the Infamous 'Dating Game Killer'

Fans of ABC’s Scandal may never look at Huck the same way.

On Dec. 3, Guillermo Díaz — known for his role as an assassin-turned-fixer on the Shonda Rhimes drama — may make Investigation Discovery viewers squirm with an even darker turn as notorious rapist and serial killer Rodney Alcala.

Díaz stars in ID’s Dating Game Killer, a fictionalized retelling of the Texas-born murderer, who killed at least seven women and one girl in California and New York through much of the 1970s. Alcala’s true body count is unknown, but authorities believe he may have killed as many as 130 women
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Reddit Movies’ Inability to Handle Sexual Harassment and Abuse Stories Is Part of the Problem

Reddit Movies’ Inability to Handle Sexual Harassment and Abuse Stories Is Part of the Problem
Update below. As Hollywood continues to grapple with the fallout from allegations of sexual harassment and abuse waged against some of its most biggest names — from Harvey Weinstein to Kevin Spacey — news outlets and moviegoers alike are struggling to comprehend the magnitude of the allegations and how they are already changing the cultural landscape. In one corner of the internet where movie news and fandom come together, the debate over how to filter such stories has reached a strange fever pitch, one that is also emblematic of much bigger problems.

Over on the Reddit page for all movie-centric coverage —the subreddit /r/movies — moderator “girafa” has issued a call to readers for their take on how the page and its mods should handle the onslaught of sexual harassment and abuse allegations currently pouring out of the industry. In short, they don’t know what to do, but their responses only
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‘Prison Break’ Actor Robert Knepper Accused Of Sexual Assault

Costume designer Susan Bertram is accusing actor Robert Knepper of sexual assault on the set of the 1992 film, “Gas Food Lodging”. Bertram recounted the alleged incident in an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, saying that she went to the “Prison Break” actor’s trailer to drop off clothes when he put his hand under her […]
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Wentworth Miller Reveals Crazy Pitch For Prison Break Season 6

It’s becoming quite obvious that Fox is benefiting greatly from nostalgia as of late. Having recently revived classics such as The X-Files and 24 as limited engagements, it came as no surprise that Prison Break, one of the shows that helped make the serialized approach an industry standard, was given similar treatment.

Originally having premiered in 2005, Paul Scheuring’s nail-biter of a creation told the story of two brothers – Michael Scofield (Wentworth Miller) and Lincoln Burrows (Dominic Purcell) – who got caught up in a conspiracy that went straight to the top. Over the course of four seasons, they escaped from two separate prisons, evaded the feds and unraveled various sinister plots. Not only that, but it served as the breakout roles (pun intended) for the likes of Miller, Robert Knepper and several others, as well as later being adapted to a video game.

Truth be told, I didn’t take
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‘Prison Break’ Star Robert Knepper Accused of Sexual Assault

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‘Prison Break’ Star Robert Knepper Accused of Sexual Assault
A veteran Hollywood costume designer is accusing “Prison Break” star Robert Knepper of sexual assaulting her during filming for 1992’s “Gas Food Lodging.” In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Susan Bertram said she was 31 when she was assaulted by the actor in 1991. She said that after a day of shooting near Deming, New Mexico, Bertram went to Knepper’s trailer to drop off some clothes. When she leaned over to reach a rack on a far wall, she said Knepper “jumped up,” reached under her dress and grabbed her crotch “as hard as he could.” She added that Knepper.
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The Walking Dead Alum Joins iZombie

The Walking Dead Alum Joins iZombie
The Walking Dead alum Daniel Bonjour is shining a light on iZombie‘s brave new world.

The actor will recur during Season 4 of the CW series as Levon, a documentary filmmaker chronicling Seattle’s undead reality, TVLine has learned exclusively.

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At the close of last June’s finale, Chase Graves revealed the truth to the world about zombies, assuring the human population that the city’s many brain-eaters will stay put — as long as some of the dead donate their noggins to keep them fed. But there are those on the
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