Updated Nov. In an interview with Variety , Burton said Schwahn forced himself on her several times, twice kissing her without her permission and once putting his hand down her pants while she was at a concert with him and his wife. The second time was at a wrap party for a shoot, when she says he kissed her at a bar. It was something I had to get out of.
'One Tree Hill' Men Support Show's Women After Sexual Harassment Claims Against Showrunner
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As previously reported, writer Audrey Wauchope detailed alleged sexual harassment that she and her writing partner, Rachel Specter, went through with a showrunner, which was later identified as Schwahn. More than one of us is still in treatment for post-traumatic stress. Many of us were put in uncomfortable positions and had to swiftly learn to fight back, sometimes physically, because it was made clear to us that the supervisors in the room were not the protectors they were supposed to be. Many of us were spoken to in ways that ran the spectrum from deeply upsetting, to traumatizing, to downright illegal. And a few of us were put in positions where we felt physically unsafe.