CBS intends to end “Astuteness of the Group” after only one season, sources near the show disclosed to TVLine Monday, as more ladies approach with charges of lewd behavior by lead on-screen character Jeremy Piven all through his profession.
Piven affirmed the show was being wiped out by means of his Twitter account Monday evening.
No less than five ladies have shared stories of Piven’s unfortunate behavior. A few initially depicted their encounters with the performer in a meeting with BuzzFeed News a week ago.
One of the ladies, Anastasia Taneie, told the outlet Piven commandingly grabbed her bosoms and private parts in 2009 when she was functioning as an additional on the HBO arrangement “Escort.”
The claim echoes one made by performing artist Ariane Bellamar, who additionally said Piven grabbed her while on the “Escort” set.
Another lady, Amy Meador, reviewed Piven surprisingly appearing at her home in 1995 and constraining himself on her, exclusive to secure himself her restroom with her phone after she effectively fended him off.
Piven has resolutely prevented all from securing the cases, going so far as to take a polygraph test prior this month, which he says demonstrates his guiltlessness.
CBS didn’t instantly react to a demand for input from HuffPost with respect to the conditions of the show’s cancelation, however it’s important ― claims against Piven aside ― the show wasn’t precisely a raving success.
Per The Hollywood Correspondent, “Astuteness of the Group” was the slightest watched arrangement on the system’s Sunday lineup, pulling in around 8.9 million watchers among grown-ups matured 18– 49.