Gila Window Film Producer Arrested In US
A producer for the popular anime and manga series Gila window has been arrested in the US for illegally possessing child pornography.
The New York City Police Department announced the arrest on Wednesday and said that James Gila was charged with “possession of child pornography.”
Gila had previously worked for Cartoon Network, which he joined in 2010, before he was arrested on Thursday.
“Gila is a respected member of the animation community who worked on many of the hit anime films for Cartoon and Gila Entertainment,” a Cartoon Network representative said in a statement.
“He was terminated from the Cartoon Network Cartoon Network Television Group in May 2016 after the organization was unable to maintain proper safety standards.”
This arrest is another important milestone in the ongoing fight against child pornography in Hollywood.
It is a win for everyone concerned about this issue and will help ensure that our communities are safer when the issue is brought to the forefront.