Jeremy Clarkson allegedly punched a producer of the BBC because he was offered a cold platter rather than a steak. The "Top Gear" host was not happy with the selection of cold meats and cheese he was given after a day of shooting, The Mirror reports.
The BBC is refusing to discuss whether Top Gear will ever return to television after Jeremy Clarkson was suspended over a “fracas” with a colleague and the rest of the current series was pulled from the schedules, despite a petition with nearly 390,000 signatures to reinstate the star.
Clarkson, 54, is reported to have tried to punch a male producer of the BBC Two show last week. The incident was only reported to the corporation on Monday, resulting in his suspension on Tuesday.
Jeremy Clarkson, the Top Gear presenter who has been suspended by the BBC after allegedly punching a producer last week, confessed to the incident because his own team was turning on him, the Daily Mirror reports.
Clarkson waited five full days before picking up the phone to tell BBC television chief Danny Cohen that he “forcibly manhandled” producer Oisin Tymon, the website said.
Jeremy Clarkson, host of the monumentally popular British car show "Top Gear," is once again in trouble. This time around, the story is that he got into a dustup with a producer, allegedly over what the caterers were serving for dinner. All England is in an uproar. The Friends of Jeremy have lined up to support their lanky, outspoken champion.