'Cosmos' Producers Investigating Allegations Against Neil deGrasse Tyson

Neil deGrasse Tyson, the host of FOX's Cosmos reboot (as well as numerous other projects), has been accused of sexual misconduct by two additional women.

'Cosmos' Producers Investigating Allegations Against Neil deGrasse Tyson
Neil deGrasse Tyson
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Producers of Cosmos have issued a statement to Deadline, saying:

"The credo at the heart of Cosmos is to follow the evidence wherever it leads," the producers of the show said in a statement to Deadline. "The producers of Cosmos can do no less in this situation. We are committed to a thorough investigation of this matter and to act accordingly as soon as it is concluded.

We have only just become aware of the recent allegations regarding Neil deGrasse Tyson. We take these matters very seriously and we are reviewing the recent reports."

The FOX series is scheduled to return for a second season airing on March 3rd, 2019.

About Mary Anne Butler

Bleeding Cool News Editor Mary Anne Butler (Mab, for short) has been part of the fast-paced world of journalism since she was 15, getting her start in album reviews and live concert coverage for a nationally published (print) music magazine. She eventually transitioned to online media, writing for such sites as UGO/IGN, ComicsOnline, Geek Magazine, Ace of Geeks, Aggressive Comix (where she is still Editor-in-Chief), and most recently Bleeding Cool.



Over the past 10 years, she’s built a presence at conventions across the globe as a cosplayer (occasionally), photographer (constantly), panelist and moderator (mostly), and reporter (always). 



Interviews, reviews, observations, breaking news, and objective reporting are the name of the game for the founder of Harkonnen Knife Fight, a Dune-themed band with an international presence. 



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