Earlier than The Surprise Years, Savage, now 46, bought a style of issues to come back when he appeared in The Princess Bride because the grandson who was listening to his grandfather inform the story of the movie.
Savage was solely 12 when he was forged within the wildly fashionable present.
Nevertheless, 29 years after the sequence stopped airing, Savage was fired from his function as director and producer of a reboot of The Surprise Years this 12 months following an investigation into his conduct on set.
A number of staff complained about Savage’s behaviour whereas engaged on The Surprise Years, which is a reboot of the ’80s-’90s sequence of the identical identify that starred Savage as Kevin Arnold.
The character of the complaints stays unclear. Nevertheless, a spokesperson for Disney-owned twentieth Tv confirmed that allegations had been made and that Savage had been terminated.
The assertion reads: “Just lately, we had been made conscious of allegations of inappropriate conduct by Fred Savage, and as is coverage, an investigation was launched. Upon its completion, the choice was made to terminate his employment as an govt producer and director of The Surprise Years.”
Savage later responded to the allegations in a press release to The Hollywood Reporter.
Savage responded to the misconduct allegations in a press release to The Hollywood Reporter. “It’s devastating to study that there are co-workers who really feel I’ve fallen in need of these objectives,” he mentioned.
“Whereas there are some incidents being reported that completely didn’t and couldn’t have occurred, anyone one that feels damage or offended by my actions is one individual too many.”
The actor has additionally been married to Jennifer Lynn Stone since 2004 and the couple have three youngsters.