A month ago, the cable network announced that an independent investigator hired to look into Hardy's claims found "insufficient evidence" of wrongdoing on Seacrest's part. In November 2017, news broke that a former E! wardrobe stylist claimed that he behaved inappropriately towards her, though we learned this in a statement Seacrest released ahead of any public accusation.
The cabler, however, won't confirm the delay, instead insisting it's "business as usual" on the carpet.
"As always, we tape multiple sources of content simultaneously to deliver the best possible show, and there are often brief delays between interviews", said a spokesperson.
As he and co-host Giuliana Rancic traded greetings and fashion chat, they seemed eager to ignore the sexual harassment scandal that's been swirling around Seacrest and that took on heightened urgency in the past week. As of now, the entertainment industry is still unsure on whether to allow Seacrest to continue his obligations as radio host and, more importantly, his coverage duties for the upcoming Oscars.
The controversy is hitting home for Ryan Seacrest, the man of a thousand jobs, who is slated to once again talk to arriving stars during the E! channel Oscars red carpet coverage. Ryan replied, "You are happiness". Ryan has continued to deny the accusations, and claims Suzie is only making the allegations so he will pay her millions of dollars. And I just want you to know, you are a privilege to work with and I adore you. 'We shouldn't have to make those choices of, "Do we or don't we?'" News, came forward with a complaint suggesting I behaved inappropriately toward her.
The network made a decision to keep Seacrest as the host of the red carpet special, to which Hardy responded by standing by her story.
News say it has spoken to a hardy co-worker who says he witnessed the alleged harassment. 'I am not a judge.
Kelly had fans convinced things were going well between the two despite everything during their show on Thursday, March 1, when she told him she couldn't wait to see him at the Oscars on Sunday. "I am not a jury ... that is where this stuff gets tricky".