BBC Drops Ed Westwick Drama ‘Ordeal By Innocence’, Halts Appearance In ‘White Gold’

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The BBC is out of the Ed Westwick business, at least for now, canceling an upcoming Agatha Christie holiday season special Ordeal By Innocence and halting his appearance in the series White Gold. Westwick has been accused of raping two women, charges he denies. In a statement, the BBC said "These are serious allegations which Ed Westwick has strenuously denied. The BBC is not making any judgement but until these matters are resolved we will not include Ordeal by Innocence