Many of us were, to varying degrees, manipulated psychologically and emotionally.
We collectively want to echo the calls of women everywhere that vehemently demand change, in all industries." To make matters worse, the actresses and female crew claim they were threatened as they were told that if they spoke out the long-running hit would be canceled and HUNDREDS of people would lose their jobs. The group continued: "This is not an appropriate amount of pressure to put on young girls.
Many of us since have stayed silent publicly but had very open channels of communication in our friend group and in our industry, because we want Tree Hill to remain the place ‘where everything's better and everything's safe' for our fans; some of whom have said that the show quite literally saved their lives.
But the reality is, no space is safe when it has an underlying and infectious cancer. Chad Michael Murray and James Lafferty have also weighed in on this scandal.
As a policeman, he's going to have to react to it in a way that allows him to do his job and protect the city and do what his goal has always been: to protect the city and get the bad guy.
He's just going to have to do it in a different way.