The group continued their message to add they had chose to speak out after recent developments in Hollywood, such as the sexual assault and harassment claims made against power players including Harvey Weinstein, James Toback and Brett Ratner, made them realize that "turning of the other cheek, is intolerable..."
Considering the fact that all three female leads on the show were between 21 and 22 when One Tree Hill first began filming, it makes sense that they'd be easily persuaded to keep quiet about any alleged misconduct.
The letter stated that women on the show were "manipulated psychologically and emotionally".
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Many in the cast and crew of the former CW show "One Tree Hill" have stepped up to support one of the show's writers after she accused showrunner and creator Mark Schwahn of past sexual harassment. Many of us were put in uncomfortable positions and had to swiftly learn to fight back, sometimes physically, because it was made clear to us that the supervisors in the room were not the protectors they were supposed to be, ' the letter read. She also wrote that he would touch female cast and crew members inappropriately and that he showed naked photos of a woman he was seeing to men on set.
The WB, which aired One Tree Hill, didn't respond to a request for comment.
Schwahn served as showrunner for all eight seasons from 2003 - 2012. "We are monitoring the information carefully", the companies behind that show said in a statement to Deadline.
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"E!, Universal Cable Productions and Lionsgate Television are committed to providing a safe working environment in which everyone is treated respectfully and professionally", a statement said.
Wauchope didn't name Schwahn in the tweets, but he was the head writer and producer for "One Tree Hill".
The letter was signed by both cast and crew: Audrey Wauchope, Rachel Specter, Sophia Bush, Hilarie Burton, Bethany Joy Lenz, Danneel Harris, Michaela McManus, Kate Voegele, Daphne Zuniga, India De Beaufort, Bevin Prince, Jana Kramer, Shantel VanSanten, Allison Munn, Jane Beck, Tarin Squillante, Cristy Koebley, and JoJo Stephens. James Lafferty, who played Nathan Scott, tweeted, "I applaud every woman on OTH, every woman on earth, who stands up to a system that has failed them in the past and in this moment".
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She detailed inappropriate things he allegedly said he would do while Audrey and her writing partner, Rachel Specter, were working on the show - she said that they were told female writers were hired due to their looks, and she said in meetings the female writers would avoid sitting near the showrunner "as not to be touched". And a few of us were put in positions where we felt physically unsafe. "It turns out my story was a catalyst for others and I stand by them as they continue to speak".