'Full House' creator Jeff Franklin allegedly talked about his weekend orgies in the workplace

Jeff Franklin, the longtime TV veteran who created "Full House" and its currently-running reboot "Fuller House," allegedly encouraged graphic sex talk in the workplace and scoffed at the idea of hiring directors who are female or minorities.

The newly-emerging details shed light on why Franklin was ousted from the Netflix show in February 2018. A full two years before his departure, studio executives reportedly received an anonymous letter referring to Franklin as a "walking lawsuit waiting to happen." Now, a Warner Bros. executive, Silisha Platon, has described the internal investigation against Franklin in a legal documents. 

Among the revelations are that Franklin allegedly spoke openly in the workplace about his sexual exploits, repeatedly spilling details of his weekend group orgies, one employee said.

Other employees described Franklin's irritation at the prospect of hiring any directors who were female or racial minorities, once allegedly saying of female directors, "Please, they're all the same."

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I’m heartbroken to be leaving Fuller House. Creating and running Full House and Fuller House has been the greatest joy. I wish the cast, my second family for over 30 years, continued success. I’m so proud of all we accomplished together, and beyond grateful to our loyal fans. Adios Tanneritos!
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - SEPTEMBER 14: (L-R) Actress Jodie Sweetin, executive producer Jeff Franklin and actresses Candace Cameron-Bure and Andrea Barber attend The Paley Center for Media's 11th Annual PaleyFest fall TV previews Los Angeles for Netflix's 'Fuller House' at The Paley Center for Media on September 14, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 22: (L-R) Candace Cameron, Bob Saget and Jeff Franklin (a 'Full House' reunion) pose backstage at the hit play 'Hand to God' on Broadway at The Booth Theater on November 22, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Glikas/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 16: (L-R) Writer/producer Jeff Franklin and actors Bob Saget, John Stamos, and Dave Coulier attend the premiere of Netflix's 'Fuller House' at Pacific Theatres at The Grove on February 16, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 16: Jeff Franklin attends the premiere of Netflix's 'Fuller House' on February 16, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by JB Lacroix/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - SEPTEMBER 14: Executive producer Jeff Franklin attends The Paley Center for Media's 11th Annual PaleyFest fall TV previews Los Angeles for Netflix's 'Fuller House' at The Paley Center for Media on September 14, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 25: Creator Jeff Franklyn attends the AOL Build Speakers Series to discuss 'Fuller House' at AOL Studios In New York on February 25, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Daniel Zuchnik/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 18: (Back L-R) Actress Jodie Sweetin, producer Jeff Franklin, actors Candace Cameron Bure, John Brotherton, Dave Coulier, Scott Weinger, Lori Loughlin, Andrea Barber and (front L-R) actors Juan Pablo Di Pace, Bob Saget and John Stamos, winners of the Favorite Premium Comedy Series Award, 'Fuller House' pose in the press room during the People's Choice Awards 2017 at Microsoft Theater on January 18, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 25: Jeff Franklin, Andrea Barber, Candace Cameron Bure and Jodie Sweetin attend AOL Build Speakers Series to discuss 'Fuller House' at AOL Studios in New York on February 25, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Laura Cavanaugh/FilmMagic)
PASADENA, CA - JULY 21: Full House creator Jeff Franklin (L) and comedian Dave Coulier pose after Dave's performance at The Ice House Comedy Club on July 21, 2013 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Michael Schwartz/WireImage)
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According to some witnesses, Franklin invited writers to come hang out at his mansions and emphasized that the women should wear bikinis, and he also allegedly expressed frustration about hypothetical pregnancies: "I wish I could make all the women on my staff hysterectomies," Franklin allegedly said after speculating that a staff writer might get pregnant in the months ahead.

In 2018, when Franklin was ejected from the series, a source claimed that in addition to other issues, Franklin regularly granted small roles to women he was sleeping with or dating.

Even amid the turmoil, and more than a year after his firing, Franklin continues to post on social media about the show, often appearing to indicate that he still works on it. (His username is even "fullhouseguy.")

"Bittersweet to learn Fuller House will end after 5 seasons, but I am so grateful to Netflix for allowing me to bring my baby, Full House, back to life," he wrote in January. "Truly a joy to work with these precious friends and beautiful actors again, and to create our new extended Fuller House family. What a lovely ride it has been!"

He also spent time with star John Stamos in March and regularly posts photos of various cast members on their birthdays.

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FULL HOUSE - 'Tough Love' - Airdate: October 5, 1993. (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)LORI LOUGHLIN;JOHN STAMOS
UNITED STATES - SEPTEMBER 14: FULL HOUSE - Season Seven - Gallery - 9/14/93, Lori Loughlin (Rebecca), John Stamos (Jesse), (Photo by Bob D'Amico/ABC via Getty Images)
FULL HOUSE - 'Be Your Own Best Friend' - Airdate: April 5, 1994. (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)JOHN STAMOS;LORI LOUGHLIN
FULL HOUSE - 'Trouble In Twin Town' - Airdate: November 11, 1992. (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)JOHN STAMOS;LORI LOUGHLIN
FULL HOUSE - 'Trouble In Twin Town' - Airdate: November 11, 1992. (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)JOHN STAMOS;LORI LOUGHLIN
FULL HOUSE - 'Leap Of Faith' - March 21, 1995. (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)LORI LOUGHLIN;JOHN STAMOS
FULL HOUSE - 'Good News, Bad News' - Airdate: October 19, 1990. (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)LORI LOUGHLIN;JOHN STAMOS
FULL HOUSE - 'Greek Week' - Airdate: September 21, 1990. (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)LORI LOUGHLIN;JOHN STAMOS
FULL HOUSE - 'Bachelor Of The Month' - Airdate: November 26, 1991. (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)LORI LOUGHLIN;JOHN STAMOS
Lori Loughlin and John Stamos (Photo by Jim Smeal/WireImage)
Lori Loughlin and John Stamos (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
John Stamos and Lori Loughlin during Target Hosts LA Fashion Week Party for Designer Mossimo Giannulli - Inside at Area in West Hollywood, California, United States. (Photo by L. Cohen/WireImage for LaForce and Stevens)
Lori Loughlin and John Stamos at the The Belmont in Los Angeles, California (Photo by John Sciulli/WireImage)
LATE NIGHT WITH JIMMY FALLON -- Episode 868 -- Pictured: (l-r) John Stamos with surprise guest Lori Loughlin on July 19, 2013 -- (Photo by: Lloyd Bishop/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 03: ***EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE*** Lori Loughlin, John Stamos and Jodi Sweetin attend mothers2mothers Charity Event at Red O on November 3, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Tiffany Rose/WireImage)
SANTA MONICA, CALIFORNIA - APRIL 10: Actors John Stamos (L) and Lori Loughlin (R) attend the TV Land Icon Awards at The Barker Hanger on April 10, 2016 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 16: Lori Loughlin and John Stamos attend the premiere of Netflix's 'Fuller House' on February 16, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by JB Lacroix/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 05: John Stamos and Lori Loughlin are seen on May 05, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by gotpap/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 08: Lori Loughlin and John Stamos attend the 2018 Creative Arts Emmy Awards at Microsoft Theater on September 8, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)
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