FX Cuts Ties With Louis C.K. Following Sexual Misconduct Admission

From TIME - November 10, 2017

FX on Friday cut ties with Louis C.K. after the comedian admitted that the sexual misconduct claims against him were true.

Today, FX Networks and FX Productions are ending our association with Louis C.K. We are cancelling the overall deal between FX Productions and his production company, Pig Newton, the network said in a statement. He will no longer serve as executive producer or receive compensation on any of the four shows we were producing with himBetter Things, Baskets, One Mississippi and The Cops.

C.K. admitted that he masturbated in front of two female comedians without their consent and confirmed other sexual misconduct allegations that were detailed in a New York Times report released Thursday. These stories are true, he said in statement.


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