Amazon Studios head resigns amid sexual harassment allegation

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 04:11PM
A week after a sexual harassment allegation surfaced, Roy Price has resigned.


LOS ANGELES - A week after being accused of sexual harassment, Amazon Studios president Roy Price has resigned.

Television producer Isa Hackett alleged Price sexually harassed her in a report published by The Hollywood Reporter. Price was placed on leave after the allegation surfaced.

Amazon has yet to comment on Price's resignation.

Price's resignation comes on the heels of mounting misconduct allegations against Hollywood film mogul Harvey Weinstein. Dozens of women have come forward with allegations ranging from sexual harassment to rape.

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