MRS Brown’s Boys actor Damien McKiernan is following within the footsteps of his co-star and is suing the present’s boss Brendan O’Carroll.
Damian who performed Rory Brown, is suing for unfair dismissal, bullying and discrimination after being ditched from the beloved sitcom.
Mrs Brown’s Boy star Brendan O’Carroll is going through a second lawsuit in only one weekCredit score: BBC
His authorized motion comes one week after Gary Hollywood, 41, revealed he was suing the present for being “unfairly handled”.
“Damien has determined to take authorized motion. He doesn’t really feel like he has been pretty handled and needs justice,” a present insider instructed the Daily Star.
Damien, 54, complained to the BBC after he was axed from the present in October and has determined to comply with up the criticism with a lawsuit.
“Damien is devastated. The choice to drop him from the present got here out of the blue,” the insider stated.
The most recent lawsuit comes from actor Damien McKiernan who performed Rory Brown on the sitcomCredit score: BBC
He is suing the present for unfair dismissal, bullying and discrimination
It comes every week after his co-star Gary Hollywood additionally filed authorized motion towards Brendan and Mrs Brown’s Boys
“He doesn’t really feel prefer it was honest and he wasn’t given a correct clarification. He thinks the way in which he’s been handled is appalling, so desires to take motion.”
Lodging paperwork for a tribunal, Gary claimed he was paid lower than his co-stars for spin-off present All Spherical To Mrs Brown’s – and was axed from a festive particular after making a criticism.
He instructed the Each day Star: “I really feel I wasn’t being paid equally and I wasn’t being given a proof for choices.
“After I tried to resolve it, nothing was completed. I used to be simply disregarded. However I gained’t put up with it any extra. I gained’t be handled like that. This has gone too far. They shouldn’t do that to folks.”
Gary claimed he was not paid pretty and acquired the sack after complaining about itCredit score: Alamy
Gary give up as Dino earlier this yr, with present creator and star Brendan insisting they had been on good phrases on the time.
Insisting he isn’t a “grasping individual”, Gary says he “simply desires the reality” and to be compensated for the time he wasn’t paid pretty.
Brendan signed a large new take care of the BBC — that can see him create Mrs Brown’s Boys Christmas specials until 2026.
However Brendan has insisted Gary left on good phrasesCredit score: BBC
It comes because the present’s annual Christmas particular acquired its worst scores in 9 yearsCredit score: Rex Options
There’s even a clause which ensures the BBC should present the Irish comedy at 10pm on Christmas Day — probably the most coveted slot on British TV.
However the Christmas Day particular acquired the present’s worst scores in 9 years, pulling in 3.8m viewers – which is far lower than the 11m who watched the present in 2013.
The comedy was crushed within the scores by The Queen’s Speech (8.2m), the Strictly Christmas particular (4.9m) and Name The Midwife – which had 5.4m viewers tuning in.