Dan Harmon Apologizes for ‘Distasteful’ Video: ‘Nobody Should Ever Have to See What You Saw’

Variety | 7/23/2018 | Erin Nyren
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“Rick and Morty” creator Dan Harmon apologized Monday for a resurfaced video that involved the assault of children as part of a scheme to stop serial killers by traveling back in time.

“In 2009, I made a ‘pilot’ which strove to parody the series ‘Dexter’ and only succeeded in offending,” Harmon said in a statement obtained by Variety. “I quickly realized the content was way too distasteful and took the video down immediately. Nobody should ever have to see what you saw and for that, I sincerely apologize.”

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Harmon had deleted his Twitter account earlier Monday after the video resurfaced. In the 2009 “pilot,” Harmon is seen breaking into a house and simulating rape on an infant doll.

The “Community” showrunner has come under fire in the past, notably by “Community” writer Megan Ganz, who called him out on Twitter for his behavior towards her while they worked together. In a Twitter...
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