Adam Targum was the second commander of the CBS drama to be prosecuted for allegations against a former showrunner.
An executive producer of NCIS: New Orleans was released from the show following a complaint against him by the CBS Human Resources Department.
Adam Targum had as Deputy Commander of the drama alongside Showrunner Christopher Silver. He was released on January 25th.
CBS confirmed that Targum had shot the Hollywood Reporter, but declined to comment on the nature of the complaint. As reported by Vulture the lawsuit was filed in January; Sources told the site that Targum "mobbed" the people on the set and told Human Resources that several employees of the staff were having problems with him.
"It is unbelievably flat, and when such a person comes into the matter In a room with staff that has undergone many traumas in the last two years, there will be problems," said one source Vulture ,
Targum's dismissal follows the launch of former showrunner Brad Kern. who had canceled a comprehensive deal with CBS following several investigations into his conduct on NCIS: New Orleans . Kern was demoted from showrunner to advisory producer after two HR investigations and, after a third investigation, was dismissed by an outside lawyer who also examined Kern's behavior in earlier jobs.
"As previously reported, the allegation regarding NCIS: New Orleans was raised in 201
"In recent months, our company has clearly communicated that our culture has top priority. These include the production offices and sets of our shows. All employees of the show, including the showrunners, have to complete an annual training without harassment. In 2019, we will provide additional significant resources to expand these education and training programs to promote the best possible creative culture and workplace environment for the production process.
CBS also paid $ 9.5 million to actress Eliza Dushku to pay claims for harassment against Bull star Michael Weatherly in 2017. She was on the show's first season as However, after she said she had made humiliating remarks about her before other performers and crew members,
"This is not a male," he said, "case," he wrote Dushku in a Boston Globe Op-Ed. " Weatherly's behavior was recorded on CBS's own videotape recordings.