"They disrespected us, and our seven to 11 million viewers," the thesp angrily said to the TCA journos. "They treated us like shit and kicked us to the curb."
"I think they're getting what they deserve this year," Bates continued, referring to NBC's slumping ratings and difficulty in launching new dramas. "Thank you."
Bates, who also recurred on NBC's "The Office" stars on the third season of FX anthology "American Horror Story."
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