The male actor who made the comment wasn't fired but the recipient of his caustic, sexist remarks was.
CBS confirmed the allegations by Eliza Dushka and settled a lawsuit for over nine million dollars.
The male actor still wasn't fired.
"In front of the cast and crew, Mr. Weatherly remarked on her appearance, and made a rape joke and a comment about a threesome. Shortly after Ms. Dushku confronted the star about his behavior, she was written off the show.
"CBS, agreed to pay her $9.5 million, roughly the equivalent of what Ms. Dushku would have earned if she had stayed on as a cast member for four seasons."
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