E! and producers Lionsgate Television have suspended showrunner Mark Schwahn from his scripted drama The Royals following allegations about sexual harassment during his time on The CW’s One Tree Hill.
“E!, Universal Cable Productions and Lionsgate Television take sexual harassment allegations very seriously, investigate them thoroughly and independently, and take appropriate action. Lionsgate has suspended Mark Schwahn from ‘The Royals’ as we continue our investigation.”
Source and more: THR
Production on The Royals Season 4 wrapped in September, with the season expected to air as planned in 2018.
However, the dismissal could impact potential future seasons of The Royals. Stay tuned…