Kevin Clash, the man famous for voicing Elmo is now being accused of exposing Sheldon Stephens, then 16, to drugs like meth during sex parties. Their relationship made headlines in 2012 after Clash was accused of having relationships with underage men, he denies the allegations. Clash has since resigned at the Elmo puppeteer .
Kevin Clash, the longtime voice of Elmo, has been sued by a man who claims … when he was a minor, Clash lured him to engage in lurid, crystal meth sex parties.
Sheldon Stephens says he was 16 when he met Clash at a social networking function for actors. Soon after, Stephens says the two began a sexual relationship that escalated over a period of years.
Stephens claims he was taken to Clash’s New York lair by chauffeured limo. While there, he alleges Clash smoked crystal meth during their sexual escapades. He says Clash also gave him poppers to intensify the experience.
And, Stephens says, the chauffeur was in on it … the driver allegedly masturbated while watching Clash and Stephens have sex.
TMZ broke the story … Clash and Stephens had reached a settlement … but Stephens disavowed it because it had a provision requiring him to say he was making the allegations up. The settlement money was never paid, and that’s why Stephens filed the lawsuit.
Clash resigned from “Sesame Street” after the allegations of Stephens and other young men surfaced.
We reached out to Clash. So far, no comment.
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