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Afton Williamson, Star of ‘The Rookie,’ Said She was Sexually Harassed and Bullied

Aug 05, 2019 - The New York Times

Ms. Williamson said on Instagram that the reason she was leaving the ABC police drama was that she was subjected to sexual harassment and assault, bullying and racist comments.

The actress Afton Williamson, a star of the ABC crime series “The Rookie,” said Sunday that she faced sexual harassment and assault, racial discrimination and bullying while working on the show’s first season and that those experiences were why she would not be returning for a second season.

In an Insta...