Five years later, what has become of Eric Salvile?

Five years ago, the media world was rocked by a scandal: Eric Salville was the subject of sexual misconduct allegations and caused real chaos in the art community. Here’s an assessment of his status today and a recap of the affair that ended his career in media…

• Read more: Eric Salville earned $1.6 million

• Read more: Eric Salville was acquitted

The day everything changed

It was the year of the #MeToo movement. In the US, producer Harvey Weinstein has been targeted by allegations of sexual misconduct. Condemnations mounted. In Quebec, Eric Chalville was the first to meet the same fate.

Withdrawal from public life

“I have work. Truly. When, how, and under what circumstances I often behave inappropriately, I am responsible for these inappropriate behaviors. Like an alcoholic, this is what I needed to do with my own behavior to experts in the field to stop deviant consumption and understand its consequences.

Case of ex-employees

On October 10, 2018, lawsuits were filed against the former producer: he then faced an appeal for nearly $750,000. They are former employees of the show In Salvail mode Claimed compensation for unpaid wages (through the Quebec Alliance of Picture and Sound Technicians).

A complainant may proceed

In the spring of 2018, we learned that at the end of an investigation by the Service de police de la Ville de Montreal, 12 complaints had been filed against the host and only one was retained for prosecution. On January 15, 2019, an arrest warrant was issued by the Director of Criminal and Criminal Prosecutions against Eric Salville, who appeared in court on February 15, 2019, on charges of sexual assault, forcible confinement, and harassment by Donald Duguay.

A reasonable suspicion

In December 2020, the verdict came down: Trial judge Alexandre Talmau determined that Donald Duguay’s testimony and testimony could not prove beyond a reasonable doubt that the accused was guilty of the facts. So he released Eric Salvile.

Photo: Paul DUCHARME / Echos V

Also, Eric and his lover still own the property management company Groupe BB Immobilier.

• Read more: Eric Salvile is a gold trader in the real estate industry

• Read more: The Biggest Quebec Scams of 2020

Read our full report, find out the juicy details and get the magazine Special echoesOn newsstands now or online, Right here.

You’ll Also Like: 9 Stars Who Hated Their Experience On Set:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You May Also Like

Strike in Alimal: Union condemns “lack of respect for employer”

Since April 28, the union has said it is ready to resolve…

A very special moment for Sami Zayn at WWE Laval 2023

Elimination Chamber 2023 in Montreal, Quebec was extra special for Sami Zayn…

Ed Sheeran has been charged with theft for the film “Shape of You”.

British pop star Ed Sheeran appeared in court on Friday after he…

Here’s what happens to the character of Morpheus Morin in the 3rd season of La Fail

Last December, we learned that Morpheus will be making a comeback in…