Former WWE and Impact Wrestling wrestler Tyrus (a/k/a George Murdoch) removed from Fox News show following claims from fellow presenter.
Murdoch was reportedly removed from Fox Nation’s “Un-PC” following sexual harassment claims made by co-host Britt McHenry.
The Daily Beast reports that Tyrus sent McHenry “unwanted and unsolicited text messages with lewd, sexual comments” on several different occasions.
Several sources who have worked at Fox News told them that Tyrus has had a reputation for a while for regularly making
He was moved on to his own show called “NUFFSAID”.
A Fox News spokesperson issued a statement saying:
While we are not at liberty to discuss the details of any employee matter, we follow strict protocols when matters such as these are brought to our attention, and we make no exceptions. The process works because of the extensive systems and measures we have instituted. This situation was independently investigated and we consider the matter resolved. We respect the confidentiality of all involved.
Neither Tyrus nor McHenry responded to requests for comment.