Fred Savage Fired From ABC, but why?
Fred Savage, the director and executive producer of ABC's
"The Wonder Years" revival,
has been sacked due to inappropriate behavior (via Deadline).
The revelation comes after 20th Century Televisio
n received many complaints
about Savage's questionable set behavior and decided to cut relat
ions with him after an investigation.
"Savage gained notoriety as a chi
ld actor in the 1980s for his appearances as The Grandson
in "The Princess Bride" and Kevin Arnold on "The Wonder Years" dur
ing its original run.
He also served as an executive producer and directed eight episodes of ABC's revival of "The Wonder Years."
In his 2015 sitcom "The Grinder," he was accused of verbally haras
sing staff employees,
although a 20th Century Fox investigation exonerated him of wrongdoing at the time.