Cartoon Network's 'Clarence' Creator Exits After Assault Accusations
The creator of Cartoon Network's Clarence, Skyler Page, has exited the network amid accusations on social media of assaulting an artist who worked on the show.
"Skyler Page is no longer an employee at Cartoon Network Studios," a Cartoon Network rep confirmed in a Thursday statement. The network rep did not elaborate on the details of Page's exit.
Emily Partridge, an artist who lists Cartoon Network as a client on her website, wrote multiple posts on Twitter detailing her claims.
She also wrote, on Wednesday evening, that human resources was handling the incident.
okay dudes, this Skyler Page Fiasco everybody is talking about happened to me, you can stop hounding my friends for "proof"— Emily Partridge (@empartridge) July 3, 2014
Partridge did not respond to a request for comment from THR.
Page, who is credited as a writer and voice actor on Clarence, has previously worked on the series Adventure Time.
The first season of Clarence premiered on Cartoon Network in February of this year.