Kevin Clash, the beloved voice of Elmo on Sesame Street, has taken a leave of absence from the show after being accused of having sex with a teenage boy.
Clash adamantly denies the allegations.
Sesame Workshop recently met with a 23-year-old man who claims he and Clash had a sexual relationship seven years ago - when he was 16 and Clash was 45.
Kevin Clash acknowledged to TMZ that he had a relationship with the young man, but insists it only took place after the accuser was a legal adult.
Kevin Clash, the puppeteer who's been voicing Sesame Street's immensely popular Elmo character for nearly 27 years, has taken a leave of absence from the Sesame Workshop after allegations surfaced that he had sex with a 16-year-old ... Read Post
Oh, no!! Sesame Street star Kevin Clash stands accused of sexually abusing an underage boy seven years ago. Kevin, a.k.a. the voice of Elmo, denies these accusations, but will take a leave of absence to concentrate on defending his ... Read Post