Fired NY1 meteorologist Erick Adame will doubtless return to tv after being canned over his leaked nudes — simply not for his former employer.
Adame has gotten at the very least one job provide since revealing Monday that he was booted from the Spectrum Information channel after somebody on an grownup webcam website despatched his bare photos to his boss, his rep Howard Bragman advised TipTopnews Tuesday night.
“I’ve to say the general public response has been overwhelmingly supportive for Erick,” Bragman advised the outlet. “He has acquired encouragement from individuals to use for jobs at different stations and at the very least one different station that I do know of provided him a job.”
Adame declined that supply, the rep famous.
The previous weatherman hoped to get his “dream job” at NY1 again, Bragman advised 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 advised TipTopnews that the reunion appeared unlikely.
“Our individuals have talked to their individuals,” the rep stated. “I’d characterize them as very cordial conversations. Nonetheless, finally, I don’t suppose he’s essentially going to be invited again to that occasion.”
A supply with Spectrum Information advised The Publish the scenario “is extra sophisticated than it seems,” noting that the corporate labored with Adame “for months on this challenge” earlier than he was fired.
The Emmy-nominated meteorologist shared the information of his termination in an Instagram publish Monday and admitted to his decade-long secret appearances on an grownup webcam website.
He stated he was fired after bare photos taken from movies he recorded on a webcam website for males have been despatched to his employer and his mother.
Adame is searching for a court docket order to power the location to disclose the id of the individual, noting he intends to sue them however wants their actual id to take action.
“There was no extortion. It was basic revenge porn,” Adame’s rep stated.
The weatherman stated he’s searching for skilled assist for the “compulsive conduct.”
His publish has acquired hundreds of likes and an outpouring of help from commenters, together with notable New Yorkers like former gubernatorial candidate and actress Cynthia Nixon.