Gene Simmons
Singer, Musician

Allegations Summary:
Sexual Harassment
Industry:
Alleged Victim Gender:
Female

Gene Simmons is a musician and actor.  He is best known as the bassist for the popular band Kiss. He also appeared in movies and TV shows, including Never Too Young to Die, RunawayThe Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years, Detroit Rock City, and Gene Simmons Family Jewels.

In December 2017, Simmons was sued and accused of sexual harassment.  A radio host alleged that while she interviewed Simmons, he forcefully placed her hand on his knee, struck her throat, and touch her buttocks.

Film/TV Appearances
as cast member
Full Circle - Last Exit Rock'n'Roll
2019
Boy Howdy! The Story of CREEM Magazine
Himself
2018
Everything Is Terrible! Presents: The Great Satan
2017
Armed Response
Male Suspect
2017
Why Him?
Himself
2016
We Are X
Himself
2016
The Colossus of Destiny: A Melvins Tale
2016
KISS: Rocks Vegas
Vocals, Bass
2016
Angie Tribeca (TV Series - 1 Episode)
Himself
2016
Scooby-Doo! and Kiss: Rock and Roll Mystery
Demon
2015
Scorpion (TV Series - 1 Episode)
Gene Simmons
2014
Kiss [2014] Charlotte 40th Anniversary
2014
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2014 Induction Ceremony
Himself
2014
KISS Kruise IV
Himself
2014
Kiss: Japan Monster
Himself
2013
SampleThis
Narrator
2013
Kiss - Monster World Tour
Bass, Vocals
2013
Kiss [2013] Private Acustic
2013
Kiss [2013] Monster in Prague
2013
Kiss [2013] Stockholm
2013
Kiss [2013] Sydney
2013
KISS: Anhembi Arena, São Paulo
Himself - Vocals, Bass
2012
Kiss [2012] Buenos Aires Rock City
2012
Kiss - Live In Nurburgring
Himself
2012
Kiss [2012] New Orleans Live Webcast
2012
Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage
Himself
2010
Kiss: Live at Rock Am Ring
Vocals, Bass
2010
100 Most Shocking Music Moments (TV Series - 5 Episodes)
2009
KISS: Live in Buenos Aires
2009
Extract
Joe Adler
2009
Glenn Martin, DDS (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2009
The Fairly OddParents: Wishology
Himself (voice)
2009
I Get That a Lot (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2009
Castle (TV Series - 1 Episode)
Gene Simmons
2009
Detroit Metal City
Jack Il Dark
2008
Kissology: The Ultimate KISS Collection Vol. 3 (1992-2000)
2007
Dave Navarro's Spread (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2007
Shrink Rap (TV Series - 1 Episode)
Himself
2007
Kissology: The Ultimate KISS Collection Vol. 2 (1978-1991)
2007
Ugly Betty (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2006
The Greg Behrendt Show (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2006
Kiss: Satanik Kreatures - Interviews
2006
Gene Simmons Family Jewels (TV Series - 149 Episodes)
Himself
2006
Kiss - Live In Japan - Udo Music Festival
2006
Kiss [2006] Rising Sun
2006
Look, Up in the Sky: The Amazing Story of Superman
Himself
2006
VH1 Rock Honors
Himself
2006
Kiss: VH1 Rock Honors 2006
Vocals, Bass
2006
Heavy: The Story of Metal (TV Series - 4 Episodes)
Himself
2006
Kiss [2006] VH1 Hanging With Gene & Paul
2006
The Henry Rollins Show (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2006
Kissology: The Ultimate KISS Collection Vol. 1 (1974-1977)
the demon
2006
Kiss: Rock the Nation Live
Himself
2005
The Tyra Banks Show (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2005
Rock School (TV Series - 11 Episodes)
2005
Mind of Mencia (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2005
Be Cool
Gene Simmons
2005
Ed's Nite In (TV Series - 17 Episodes)
2005
KISS Loves You
Himself
2004
The Celebrity Apprentice (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2004
Kiss [2003] VH1 Ultimate Album
2003
kiss my Ass - Classic Kiss Regrooved
Himself
2003
Anderson Cooper 360° (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2003
The New Tom Green Show (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2003
Kiss: Symphony
Bass, Vocals
2003
Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2003
American Idol (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2002
Wish You Were Dead
Vinny
2002
KISS: Live in Las Vegas
2002
KISS - Konfidential & X-Treme Close Up
Himself
2001
Kiss: Beyond the Makeup
2001
The Fairly OddParents (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2001
Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy
Himself
2001
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series - 1 Episode)
Gene Simmons
2000
At Any Cost
Dennis Berg
2000
Kiss [2000] The Last Kiss
Himself
2000
Kiss [2000] Arte TV Special
2000
Jackass (TV Series - 1 Episode)
2000
Third Watch (TV Series - 3 Episodes)
1999
Detroit Rock City
Kiss
1999
Where Are They Now? (TV Series - 1 Episode)
1999
Family Guy (TV Series - 3 Episodes)
1999
Kiss The Second Coming
Himself
1998
That '70s Show (TV Series - 1 Episode)
1998
The View (TV Series - 1 Episode)
1997
Kiss [1997] Toledo
1997
King of the Hill (TV Series - 1 Episode)
1997
Kiss [1996] Prague Nite 2 Alive World Wide
1996
Kiss [1996] Prague Nite 1 Alive World Wide
1996
Kiss [1996] Irvine
1996
Kiss: MTV Unplugged
1996
E! True Hollywood Story (TV Series - 1 Episode)
1996
Kiss [1995] Alive 1995
1995
Kiss [1994] Live Santiago de Chile
1994
Kiss: São Paulo, 1994
1994
Kiss: Konfidential
Himself - Bass
1993
Kiss [1992] The Palace '92
1992
Kiss: X-Treme Close Up
Himself
1992
Kiss [1990] Detroit 1990
1990
Red Surf
Doc
1990
Hard 'N Heavy Volume 4
Himself
1989
The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years
Himself
1988
Kiss [1988] A Crazy Night With Kiss
1988
Kiss [1988] Tokyo
1988
Kiss [1987] A Night At The Spectrum
1987
Kiss Exposed
Himself
1987
Wanted: Dead or Alive
Malak Al Rahim
1987
Trick or Treat
Nuke
1986
Never Too Young to Die
Velvet Von Ragnar
1986
Runaway
Dr. Charles Luther
1984
Kiss - Animalize Live Uncensored
1984
Miami Vice (TV Series - 1 Episode)
1984
Kiss [1984] Quebec '84
1984
Kiss [1983] Creatures Of The Night 20th Anniversary Media Collection
1983
Kiss [1983] Essen 1983
1983
The Hitchhiker (TV Series - 1 Episode)
Mr. Big
1983
Kiss [1983] Madrid 1983
1983
Kiss [1983] Ao Vivo
1983
Kiss [1983] If It Is Too Loud, You Are Too Old
1983
Kiss [1982] Videos From The Elder
1982
Kiss [1981] The Elder Media Collection
1981
Kiss [1980] Sydney Australia
1980
Kiss [1980] 1980 TV Compilation
1980
Kiss [1979] The 1979 TV Collection
1979
Kiss [1979] The Return Of Kiss
1979
Kiss [1979] Landover 1979
1979
Kiss [1979] A Visual Evolution 1973 - 1979
1979
Kiss: Media Collection 1974-1978
1978
KISS Meets the Phantom of the Park
Himself
1978
Kiss [1977] The 2nd Summit
1977
Kiss: Live at The Summit
1977
Kiss [1977] Live in Tokyo
1977
Kiss: Young Music Show
1977
Kiss [1977] New York
1977
Kiss [1977] Live at Cobo Hall Detroit
1977
Kiss: TV Collection 1974-1976
1976
KIiss [1976] TV Collection 1974-1976
1976
The Paul Lynde Halloween Special
1976
Kiss [1976] Destroys Anaheim
1976
Kiss: Live at the Houston Summit
Performer
1976
Kiss [1976] Dressed For Cobo
1976
Kiss [1976] Detroit 1976
1976
Kiss [1975] Midnight Special
1975
Kiss [1975] Winterland Or Hell
1975
KISS Live: Hotter than Hell 1975
1975
Kiss [1974] Nothin' To Lose
1974
Kiss [1974] Long Beach
1974
Kiss: Live At Coventry
1973
Jingles (TV Series - 8 Episodes)
Filmography
as crew member
Armed Response
Producer
2017
My Dad the Rock Star (TV Series - 26 Episodes)
Producer
2003
Detroit Rock City
Producer
1999
Action League Now! (TV Series - 20 Episodes)
Writer
1996