These are external links and will open in a new window. US talk show host Charlie Rose has been suspended by several television networks following allegations of sexual harassment. Eight women accused the veteran TV interviewer of inappropriate behaviour in a report by the Washington Post. PBS and Bloomberg have also suspended him.
They span from the s to and include groping, lewd telephone calls and unwanted advances. Two women who worked for
Irish tv personality accused of sexual harassment Rose said he walked naked in front of them, and another said she was groped by him at a party.
He is known for conducting in-depth interviews, including with such high-profile guests as former President Barack Obama, talk show host Oprah Winfrey and billionaire Warren Buffett, on his eponymous television programme which first aired in His interviews have won him Emmy and Peabody awards, and he was named by Time magazine as one of its most influential people in PBS quickly suspended distribution of the Charlie Rose programme following the allegations, which they described as "deeply disturbing".
In a statement posted to Twitter, he said: I am greatly embarrassed. Numerous high-profile figures, including Oscar-winning actors and a Hollywood filmmaker, have been accused of sexual harassment in recent weeks.
The accusations were sparked by multiple women speaking out against the Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinsteinand a subsequent campaign encouraging victims to share their stories of sexual harassment under the metoo hashtag. Nearly one in five local hospital services have failed to hit their key waiting time targets for a whole year.
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The allegations made against Charlie Rose span from the s to US talk show host Charlie Rose has been suspended by several television networks following allegations of sexual harassment.
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