Netflix Inc.is getting pulled into Hollywood's controversy over harassment and abuse following allegations that Kevin Spacey, the star of the company's "House of Cards" political series, made a sexual advance toward a 14-year-old boy many years ago.
Kevin Spacey is taking some time to get "evaluation and treatment" following several sexual harassment allegations against him, including a pedophilia accusation.
The 58-year-old actor has been in the press since Star Trek: Discovery actor Anthony Rapp came forward with a tale of how Spacey had attempted to seduce him when he was just 14 years old.
"There are many of us with a 'Kevin Spacey story, '" Cavazos wrote in a post, and this prompted the London theatre to open up an investigation, asking people to come forward with their stories if they ever were assaulted by the actor. Spacey at the Old Vic theater, saying that all it took was "a male under 30 to make Mr".
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Spacey responded to Rapp's allegations by apologizing buut saying he didn't remember the incident.
On Wednesday, another man came forward and told Victoria Derbyshire of the BBC via a video link in which his face was not visible that he too was harassed by Spacey when he was a teenager in the 1980s in NY. Hit TV drama "This Is Us" has removed a reference to Spacey from one of its episodes following the allegations. "I never let anything happen, but know of a few who were too scared to stop him".
Deadline reports that Spacey's spokesperson, Staci Wolfe of Polaris, released a statement indicating that Spacey is scheduled to take the necessary time for treatment and evaluation, but she didn't go into details of what it entailed.