Distinguished The name of BBC presenter Huw Edwards trended on all social media platforms after the news organization reportedly suspended one of its male TV presenters. The Sun reported that a BBC household name paid a minor 35,000 pounds over the course of three years in exchange for s*xually explicit images. The adolescent allegedly used the money to support their crack cocaine habit.
Since the news first appeared on social media, there has been considerable speculation. On Sunday, July 9, an alleged Snapchat video of Huw Edwards showing his b*ttocks was leaked, leading netizens to believe that he is the unidentified BBC presenter at the center of the scandal.
BBC Presenter Graham Norton leaked Scandal And Controversy suspended from tvhttps://t.co/8EWhKQqjY7— James Agee (@srikanth_koka) July 10, 2023
Huw Edwards is the acclaimed BBC broadcaster of Ten O’ Clock news
61-year-old Since 1984, Huw Edwards has been affiliated with BBC. He joined as a trainee journalist and later became the BBC Wales Parliamentary Correspondent. From 1994 until January 2003, he hosted the BBC Six O’clock News.
Later, Huw Edwards became the main broadcaster for the BBC Ten O’clock News, a position he has held to this day, and has since become a household name.
— James Agee (@srikanth_koka) July 10, 2023
When the BBC scandal broke last week, the names of prominent male BBC presenters circulated on social media as part of rumors. Along with his other notable male colleagues, Huw Edwards has been scrutinized.
Jeremy Vine, Gary Lineker, and Rylan Clark have distanced themselves publicly from the scandal. However, Sunday’s alleged Snapchat video leak, the veracity of which cannot be confirmed, of Huw Edwards displaying his buttocks has scandalized the internet. Here are the reactions of Internet users to the leaked image.
Mid-May, the victim’s mother reportedly went to BBC officials to lodge a formal complaint about a presenter from the news organization allegedly exploiting her adolescent child by giving them money (as much as 35,000 pounds).
She even claimed in the Sun report that the presenter had asked her adolescent to send him s*xually explicit photos and perform illicit acts via video calls. The alleged affair began in 2020, when the adolescent in question was 17 years old. According to The Sun, her complaint also mentioned how her child used the money for drug abuse.
Unfortunately, BBC took no action against the purported broadcaster. In fact, he remained on air until July 5 and attended a prestigious awards ceremony with his colleagues during this time. However, the mother shared her story with The Sun last week. She told the news organization that she witnessed her child undress for a senior BBC broadcaster.