‘Cosby Show’ reruns getting pulled from air in wake of guilty verdict

Reruns of “The Cosby Present” are getting yanked from the air in the wake of Invoice Cosby‘s guilty verdict, in keeping with studies.

The Atlanta-based community Bounce TV has determined to wash all repeat episodes from its schedule following Thursday’s court docket choice.

“Efficient instantly, Bounce is eradicating ‘The Cosby Present,’” the community mentioned in a press release to a number of media shops.

Cosby starred in the award-winning sitcom for eight seasons, with TV Information calling it the “largest hit” of the 1980s. The now-disgraced comic was convicted of sexual assault on Thursday.

Bounce started working reruns of “The Cosby Present” in early 2015 after buying it in a multi-network deal together with a number of different sitcoms, in keeping with The Hollywood Reporter.

The rights to Cosby’s spinoff, “A Totally different World,” have been additionally obtained — and the present nonetheless airs on the community right now.

Bounce had scrapped episodes of the comic’s 1990s CBS collection, “Cosby,” in 2015 when the sexual assault allegations towards him first surfaced.


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