For the past 25 years Craig McLachlan has been the golden-haired boy of the Australian theatre and television industry.
But now the Gold Logie award-winning actor famous for his starring roles in the Doctor Blake Mysteries, Neighbours and Home and Away stands accused of indecent assault, sexual harassment, exposing himself and bullying female colleagues.
A joint Fairfax Media/ABC investigation can reveal that Award-Winning Australian actor Craig McLachlan has been accused of indecent assault, sexual harassment and bullying while performing in the hit musical The Rocky Horror Show in 2014.
A major investigation by Fairfax Media and the ABC can reveal that a number of female cast members of the 2014 Rocky Horror Show have alleged they were abused, harassed or assaulted by McLachlan, 52.
Two cast members have lodged a complaint with Victoria Police, alleging that a number of actresses in the show were subjected to McLachlan touching their genitals, groping their breasts, exposing himself and pressing his penis against them.
Complaints to the production company, the Gordon Frost Organisation, fell on deaf ears, they say.
Hes really calculated and very manipulative, a predator, said model and actress Erika Heynatz, one of those who have gone to the police....