– “Days of Our Lives” actor Peter Reckell issued a statement addressing workplace misconduct allegations
– Reckell expressed solidarity with female colleagues facing harassment
– Reckell emphasized the importance of a safe and respectful work environment
“Days of Our Lives” actor Peter Reckell released a statement responding to allegations of workplace misconduct on the set of the long-running soap opera. Reckell, who played Bo Brady on the show, took to Twitter to express his support for his female colleagues who had faced harassment, while emphasizing the importance of a safe and respectful work environment.
Reckell said, “I haven’t been a regular on ‘Days of Our Lives’ for many years now, so the current news was a surprise.” He went on to express his dedication to ensuring a safe workspace, stating, “Let me be absolutely clear: I stand in solidarity with my female colleagues who have experienced any sort of harassment in the workplace. It is the responsibility of everyone in a position of power to foster a safe, creative environment where people feel protected and respected.”
He acknowledged the imperative for networks and producers to address these allegations, and called for “Days of Our Lives” executive producer Ken Corday to do the same. Reckell also urged those who were aware of any misconduct to “report it to the proper channels so it can be addressed.”
Reckell’s response comes in the wake of recent claims and reports detailing harassment and misconduct on the set of “Days of Our Lives.” His words may serve to spark further discussion and raise awareness about the importance of maintaining a safe and respectful environment for everyone involved in the industry, both on and off the set.