Bull actress Eliza Dushku was paid $9.5 million by CBS to keep quiet over a sexual harassment claim against the show’s lead, Michael Weatherly.
The New York Times reports that Dushku was paid the sum after going through mediation with CBS, and the amount was equivalent to what she would’ve earned if she’d remained a cast member for four seasons.
Dushku joined the Bull cast in March 2017 for three episodes, with plans to make her a full-time cast member.
Then reportedly followed uncomfortable comments from Weatherly about Dushku’s appearance, a rape joke, and talk about a threesome. Read more…