REELZ Premieres OK! TV Produced Special COSBY UNDER FIRE Tonight
At 77 years old Cosby was on the verge of a huge career resurgence of which most stars can only dream, however recent allegations of sexual abuse against the comedy legend have tarnished his beloved American dad image. "Cosby Under Fire" includes interviews with alleged victim Tamara Green, TMZ executive producer Charles Latibeaudiere, entertainment journalist and KTLA reporter Sam Rubin, prominent Hollywood criminal defense attorney Summer McKeivier and more in an exclusive look at the startling news surrounding "The Cosby Show" actor.
"Cosby Under Fire" focuses on the heated discussion surrounding Bill Cosby and questions why certain allegations from over 30 years ago are finally gaining widespread media attention. The half-hour OK! TV produced special also explores how other celebrities including Woody Allen, Roman Polanski and Michael Jackson kept their careers in tact with sex scandals of their own and includes interviews with "Star Magazine" and "OK! Magazine" editor Shallon Lester, Los Angeles psychologist and Pepperdine University professor Dr. Judy Ho, Ira Kalb, assistant professor at University of Southern California's Marshall School of Business, stand-up comic-actress-writer Melia Mills, and more.
Additional chances to watch "Cosby Under Fire":
- Thursday, December 18 at 12:30am ET/ 9:30pm PT
- Saturday, December 20 at 1:30am ET/ 10:30pm PT
- Sunday, December 21 at 1am ET/ 10pm PT
- Monday, December 22 at 7pm ET/ 4pm PT and again at 11:30pm ET/ 8:30pm PT
- Monday, December 29 at 9pm ET/ 6pm PT
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