Kevin Clash (Elmo) Resigns After New Allegations Surface

Voice of Elmo Kevin Clash resigned from Sesame Street duties on Tuesday after a second man came forward with a story about having a sexual relationship with Clash as a minor.

30-something Cecil Singleton (15 at the time), mentioned  “groping,” “masturbation,” and “dry-humping,” saying Clash has a habit of meeting underage boys in telephone chat rooms. This just after first accuser Sheldon Stephens said he originally retracted his story and accepted a $125,000 settlement because he felt “pressured.” Statement from Kevin via The Hollywood Reporter:  Continue reading “Kevin Clash (Elmo) Resigns After New Allegations Surface”

Sesame Street Tainted – Voice Of Elmo Accused Of Sex With 16-Year-Old Boy

I’ll so never look at that little red googly-eyed puppet the same way again…

Kevin Clash, the famous voice of Elmo and star of the documentary Being Elmo: A Puppeteer’s Journeyis being accused of sleeping with an underage boy.

Clash has taken a leave of absence, admitting that there was a relationship but insisting that it didn’t begin until after the man (now 23) turned 18, and NOT when he was 45 and the victim was 16. Lawyers for Sesame Street believed there was not enough evidence to support the claims, which originally surfaced in June.

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