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Frank Langella fired from Netflix’s ‘Fall of the House of Usher’ after sexual misconduct investigation


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Frank Langella has been fired from the Netflix series ‘The Fall of the House of Usher’ following the completion of a sexual misconduct investigation, Fox News Digital can confirm.

Langella, 84, was the subject of the completed investigation, production sources told Deadline. TMZ reported earlier this week that Langella, who played Roderick Usher on the show, was accused of inappropriate sexual behavior on set.

Frank Langella has been fired from the Netflix show ‘The Fall of Usher House’.

The actor allegedly made an inappropriate joke of a sexual nature, according to the outlet.

Langella also touched a female co-star’s leg at one point during filming and drew attention to the moment by saying, “Did you like that?” production sources told TMZ.

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The actor had not been scheduled for filming this week as the investigation was ongoing.

A representative for Langella did not immediately respond to Fox News Digital’s request for comment.

Frank Langella has been investigated for sexual misconduct, according to reports.

Frank Langella has been investigated for sexual misconduct, according to reports.

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The Oscar-nominated actor’s role will be recast, according to Deadline. All scenes involving Langella will be redone. Filming with the other cast members will continue until her role is recast.

The show is filming in British Columbia, Canada.

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Frank Langella is known for his roles in "Frost/Nixon," "Dracula" and "The box."

Frank Langella is known for his roles in “Frost/Nixon”, “Dracula” and “The Box”.

“The Fall of House Usher” also stars Carla Gugino, Mary McDonnell, Carl Lumbly and Mark Hamill.

Langella is known for his cinematic performances in “Frost/Nixon”, “Dracula” and “The Box”.


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