ABC pulls 'Great American Baking Show' amid sexual assault allegations of a judge

One of the judges on ABC's "The Great American Baking Show" was let go from the show after sexual assault allegations against him surfaced.

In a statement on Thursday, an ABC spokesman said the network has ended its relationship with Johnny Iuzzini.

"In light of allegations that recently came to our attention, ABC has ended its relationship with Johnny Iuzzini and will not be airing the remainder of 'The Great American Baking Show' episodes," an ABC spokesman said in a statement. "ABC takes matters such as those described in the allegations very seriously and has come to the conclusion that they violate our standards of conduct."

The Great American Baking Show is an American cooking competition television series. In a description on ABC's website, the show is described as showcasing some of the nation's best bakers as they compete in a series of themed challenges and eliminations all hoping to be crowned America's Best Amateur Baker.