Noel Clarke Drops Legal Action Against BAFTA Over Sexual Harassment Claims, Academy Stands By Membership Suspension
British actor and producer Noel Clarke has dropped legal proceedings against the British Academy, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. Clarke — best known in the U.K. for the Kidulthood and Adulthood films, but also for appearances on such shows as Doctor Who — initially filed the defamation suit against BAFTA at London’s High Court in May after it suspended both his membership […]
U.K. Police Not Investigating Sexual Harassment Claims Against Noel Clarke
Noel Clarke will not face a criminal investigation relating to the 20 allegations of sexual harassment and bullying made against him last year. According to The Guardian newspaper, London’s Metropolitan Police has said that “following a thorough assessment by specialist detectives,” it has decided not to launch a formal investigation into the claims. “We have […]
New Film ‘Toxic’ Exposes Bullying “Epidemic” in U.K. TV, Film Industries
The issue of bullying in the British entertainment industries, a topic that has became a major cause for conversation and concern thanks to the work of various organizations, not to mention the allegations against Noel Clarke that came to light in 2021, has now been given the cinematic treatment. In the short film Toxic from […]
Noel Clarke, Jason Maza Exit Production Company Unstoppable
Noel Clarke has stepped down from his production company Unstoppable Film and TV following numerous allegations of sexual misconduct and bullying leveled against the British actor/director earlier this year. All3Media, the Discovery and Liberty Global-owned company which took a stake in Unstoppable in 2018, confirmed that both Clarke and Unstoppable partner Jason Maza have left […]
BAFTA Chair Wins Apologies From ‘The Times’ and ‘Mail Online’ After Claims of “Close Links” With Noel Clarke
Both The Times and the Mail Online have been forced to issue apologies to both the British Academy and its chair Krishnendu Majumdar following allegations made in articles after the scandal that erupted around Noel Clarke earlier this year In a story published in early May, just days after a major exposé broke in which […]
Sky Cancels ‘Bulletproof’ Amid Noel Clarke Sexual Misconduct Allegations
Comcast-owned pay TV giant Sky has canceled British police drama Bulletproof, starring Noel Clarke, a company representative said Friday. “Sky will not be proceeding with any further (season) of Bulletproof,” Sky said. Sky had paused work on Season 4 of the show and any other projects with Clarke in late April after BAFTA suspended the […]
BAFTA-Winning Actor Adam Deacon Says Noel Clarke “Sabotaged” His Career
Clarke — who has been accused my multiple women of sexual misconduct and bullying — had a highly publicized feud with his 'Kidulthood' co-star Deacon.
Noel Clarke Allegations: Report Filed to London Police
The news comes less than two days after a major expose saw 20 women accuse the embattled British star of sexual harassment and bullying.
Noel Clarke “Seeking Professional Help” Following Sexual Harassment Allegations
The embattled 'Doctor Who' actor in a statement denied "any sexual misconduct or criminal wrongdoing" on Friday.
ITV Pulls Final Episode of Noel Clarke-Starring Drama ‘Viewpoint’ Following Sexual Misconduct Allegations
The decision comes less than a day after BAFTA suspended the British actor, writer and producer after he was accused by multiple women of sexual harassment and bullying.
Michaela Coel Stands With Noel Clarke Accusers in “Their Indignation”
The 'I May Destroy You Star' said she wanted to "offer great support for the brave 20 women who have come forward" with allegations against the actor, writer and producer.
BAFTA Responds to Noel Clarke Backlash: Didn’t Have “Sufficient Grounds” to Take Action
The British Academy came under fire after giving an award to Noel Clarke despite reportedly knowing about the allegations of misconduct.