Stephen Collins has admitted to molesting three underage girls several decades ago.
"Forty years ago, I did something terribly wrong that I deeply regret. I have been working to atone for it ever since," the 7th Heaven star told People in a statement.
Stephen Collins will not be prosecuted for child molestation, TMZ reports.
Not even Olivia Pope wants to touch this scandal.
One day after news broke that the NYPD is investigating former 7th Heaven actor Stephen Collins for allegedly molesting children, ABC has decided to remove his appearance from an upcoming episode of its hit drama Scandal.
Stephen Collins' lawyer claims Collins' estranged wife Faye Grant has been using the 7th Heaven actor's alleged child molestation confession tape to extort money out of him "for years," TMZ reports.