Fired NY1 meteorologist Erick Adame will possible return to tv after being canned over his leaked nudes — simply not for his former employer.
Adame has gotten a minimum of one job provide since revealing Monday that he was booted from the Spectrum Information channel after somebody on an grownup webcam web site despatched his bare footage to his boss, his rep Howard Bragman told Deadline Tuesday night.
“I’ve to say the general public response has been overwhelmingly supportive for Erick,” Bragman instructed the outlet. “He has obtained encouragement from folks to use for jobs at different stations and a minimum of one different station that I do know of supplied him a job.”
Adame declined that supply, the rep famous.
The previous weatherman hoped to get his “dream job” at NY1 again, Bragman instructed the Publish Tuesday afternoon. Adame had reported the climate on the native information channel for the previous 15 years and liked his job, he stated.
However hours later, Bragman instructed Deadline that the reunion appeared unlikely.
“Our folks have talked to their folks,” the rep stated. “I might characterize them as very cordial conversations. Nonetheless, in the end, I don’t assume he’s essentially going to be invited again to that occasion.”
A supply with Spectrum Information instructed The Publish the scenario “is extra difficult than it seems,” noting that the corporate labored with Adame “for months on this subject” earlier than he was fired.
The Emmy-nominated meteorologist shared the information of his termination in an Instagram put up Monday and admitted to his decade-long secret appearances on an grownup webcam web site.
He stated he was fired after bare footage taken from movies he recorded on a webcam web site for males had been despatched to his employer and his mother.
Adame is searching for a courtroom order to pressure the location to disclose the identification of the particular person, noting he intends to sue them however wants their actual identification to take action.
“There was no extortion. It was traditional revenge porn,” Adame’s rep stated.
The weatherman stated he’s searching for skilled assist for the “compulsive conduct.”
His put up has obtained 1000’s of likes and an outpouring of help from commenters, together with notable New Yorkers like former gubernatorial candidate and actress Cynthia Nixon.