Authentic Wonder Years star Fred Savage has been fired from ABC’s reboot following an investigation into allegations of “inappropriate conduct.”
Our sister website Deadline has the small print, with Savage dealing with a number of complaints of misconduct from his time as government producer and director of the Marvel Years reboot, which debuted on ABC final fall. The allegations reportedly embrace verbal outbursts and inappropriate habits.
“Just lately, we have been made conscious of allegations of inappropriate conduct by Fred Savage, and as is coverage, an investigation was launched,” producers twentieth Tv mentioned in an announcement. “Upon its completion, the choice was made to terminate his employment as an government producer and director of The Marvel Years.”
Savage starred as younger Kevin Arnold within the authentic Marvel Years, which aired from 1988 to 1993 on ABC. He joined the reboot as government producer and director, helming eight episodes in whole, together with the pilot. (Savage is a frequent director for ABC reveals, having helmed episodes of black-ish, The Conners, The Goldbergs and Trendy Household lately.)
The Marvel Years reboot stars Elisha “EJ” Williams as Dean, a 12-year-old boy in a Black middle-class household in Montgomery, Alabama within the Sixties. The reboot follows the nostalgic format of the unique collection, with Don Cheadle narrating because the grownup model of Dean. The Marvel Years is ready to wrap up its freshman season later this month, but it surely nonetheless hasn’t been renewed for a second season but. (Try TVLine’s Renewal Scorecard to see which different community reveals are returning subsequent season.)