Danny Masterson Fired After Reports Indicated Netflix Exec Didn’t Believe Rape Accuser

Reports indicated that a Netflix executive did not believe the accusations from four separate women about sexual assaults perpetrated by actor and Scientologist Danny Masterson, a star on their show The Ranch. Now, after an apology from the streaming service, Masterson has been let go from the program.

The Huffington Post claims that a woman identified only as Victim B approached Andy Yeatman, the director of global kids content at Netflix, who was dismissive of her claims — saying quite plainly “we don’t believe them.”

Netflix has since offered a statement on the matter: “Mr. Yeatman’s comments were careless, uninformed and do not represent the views of the company. Further, he would have no insights into decision making on The Ranch. We are aware of the allegations against Danny Masterson and we are following the current investigation, and will respond if developments occur.”

Now, Netflix’s investigation seems to have concluded. The Hollywood Reporter says that

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