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Following ‘Quiet on the Set: The Dark Side of Children’s TV’ Documentary film, ‘Zoey 101’ star Matthew Underwood, The man who plays Logan Reese on the show is breaking his silence.

many former nickelodeon Stars have come forward to accuse the network and producers of harassment on set – including Drake Bell.

Now, as fans are asking Underwood to speak out on the documentary, she’s claiming her agent assaulted her and that she’s receiving death threats for “supporting P-dophiles.”

Matthew Underwood reacts to ‘quiet on set’ documentary

Instagram | Matthew Underwood

in a long time social media statementThe former Nickelodeon star made some explosive allegations about her childhood friend’s stepfather and her former agent.

“I know a lot of people want me to react to the ‘Quit on Set’ documentary. “I’m going to share something with you that I never thought I’d have to talk about publicly, because honestly, it’s none of your business,” he began.

“When I was 12, my best friend’s stepfather groomed and abused me. The former ‘Zoey 101’ star said, I lost my best friends because I couldn’t spend time with them without feeling personal hatred and betrayal by the man I trusted as a father.

Matthew Underwood says his agent sexually harassed him

'Zoey 101' alum Matthew Underwood drops bombshell: Claims his agent attacked him
Instagram | Matthew Underwood

The statement continued:

“When I was 19, I was sexually harassed and then assaulted by my agent, who had spent a lot of time building my trust as a friend and mentor. Again, my trust was betrayed and my self-image was crushed. I reported him to the agency and he has since been fired – although he is still active in the industry. This experience inspired me to move away from LA and ended my pursuit of acting.

Why am I telling you this? Well, lately, a lot of people have been blowing up my emails and telling me they hope me and my mom die and we burn in the h-l, calling me a p-dophile defender and all that jazz. Used to be. I have spent many years rebuilding my self-image and those hateful words have little effect on me today. But, imagine that many of my friends in the business are being equally troubled because they are not joining the chorus, so I’m sharing this with them. [the] Hopefully some of you can recognize that just because someone doesn’t shout from the rooftops that P-dophiles are bad or that people can suck – that doesn’t mean they have their own reason to stay quiet. There are reasons, good reasons, personal reasons.”

Matthew Underwood says he sympathizes with anyone who has been ‘taken advantage of’

'Zoey 101' alum Matthew Underwood drops bombshell: Claims his agent attacked him
Instagram | Matthew Underwood

The former Nickelodeon star continued to speak out and claimed that he has “the utmost empathy for anyone who has been taken advantage of by people they trusted.”

She added, “I hope they are all able to love themselves and that they get lots of support from their family and friends in their recovery journey. I also ask all of you to take a moment and consider why someone cannot share their experiences publicly and why they cannot be immediately shamed to protect their right to privacy. “

Speaking on his experience of working with dan schneiderUnderwood, who has been accused of abuse and creating a toxic work environment on set, says she “never had a bad experience working on the set of a Nickelodeon show and I never had a bad experience with Dan. ” [Schneider],

He added, “I don’t have anything to add to the conversation that anyone will want to hear.” “I like to believe that people have the ability to become better people and Dan recognizes that he was a hollow person in his past. I believe that if he is fully capable of being a creator and co-worker “Everyone can enjoy working with him. I have no expectations that I will be able to enjoy working with him.” I have no hopes of working with him again, I just want the best for those who want to be better.

Matthew Underwood asks fans to be kind

'Zoey 101' alum Matthew Underwood drops bombshell: Claims his agent attacked him
Instagram | Matthew Underwood

The former child actor added, “So please, stop a moment and consider that some people may not be making statements because talking about things like this brings up memories and emotions that are difficult to deal with and they may feel compelled to keep quiet.” Has full right.” to continue. “I can’t believe I have to say this, but of course, I do not support P-dophiles. Please stop wishing death on my family and please reconsider harassing other actors who Want to maintain your privacy – you never know if you have already become a victim of the situation you are wishing for.”

He added, “We are all feeling pain right now, and I can understand if you’re angry, but harassing people who want to protect their privacy and wishing death on their families makes this world worse for all of us.” There is no way to make it better or safer.” In his caption of the post.

Matthew Underwood clarifies some details

'Zoey 101' alum Matthew Underwood drops bombshell: Claims his agent attacked him
Instagram | Matthew Underwood

She explained that her current agents are Lauren Green and Sam Hampton of Modern Artist Entertainment and are “incredible human beings who are honest, genuine, and smart professionals in this industry.”

Underwood said of her agents, “They have always listened to my concerns and taken care of my well-being.” “I want to thank Lauren Green for really supporting me since I was 8 years old. The only period of my life when he didn’t represent me was the year I had this crappy experience with this other agent. If it wasn’t for Lauren and Sam, I would never have been on screen again.”

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