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October 31, 2017 7:26 PM Production suspended on the sixth season of House of Cards following Spacey allegations

Online streaming service Netflix and show producers Media Rights Capital (MRC) said in a statement that the suspension would continue until "further notice". The statement, issued on Tuesday, read: "MRC and Netflix have decided to suspend production on House Of Cards season six, until further notice, to give us time to review the current situation and to address 151

October 31, 2017 7:26 PM ‘House of Cards’ suspends production indefinitely amid Kevin Spacey scandal

“House of Cards,” which helped transform the way we watch TV, is meeting a particularly unceremonious end. Amid a scandal involving lead actor Kevin Spacey, Netflix and production company Media Rights Capital said in a statement Tuesday that they would suspend production on the political drama’s sixth season “until further notice, to give us time to review 162

October 31, 2017 2:02 PM Kevin Spacey: Special Emmy award withdrawn after assault allegations

Kevin Spacey has been dropped as the recipient of a special Emmy award he was due to receive next month. The International TV Academy said in a statement that it was withdrawing the International Emmy Founders Award "in light of recent events". Responding to the allegations, Spacey said he was "beyond horrified" but did not remember the encounter 160

October 31, 2017 10:02 AM Kevin Spacey thought that coming out was a good way to respond to a molestation charge. Hollywood did not agree

A two-time Academy Award-winner and acclaimed star of film, theater and television publicly comes out as gay for the first time. In 2017, that would seem like a triumphant moment and cause for celebration in the LGBTQ community. But when Kevin Spacey finally ended decades of speculation by declaring in a late Sunday night tweet that “I have loved and had romantic 159

October 31, 2017 8:21 AM Netflix to pull plug on Kevin Spacey's 'House of Cards'

This comes as actor Kevin Spacey is embroiled in Hollywood's latest sexual misconduct scandal. LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK - Netflix has announced that it will soon end the landmark political drama House of Cards, which stars Kevin Spacey as a corrupt and closeted bisexual US president. Netflix Inc did not give an explicit reason for deciding to air just one more season 189

October 30, 2017 8:35 PM ‘House of Cards’ canceled as fallout continues for Spacey

NEW YORK — The fallout facing Kevin Spacey widened Monday following an accusation that he allegedly made sexual advances on a teen boy, with Netflix pulling the plug on his hit show “House of Cards” and “deeply troubled” producers of the political thriller arriving on set to comfort cast mates. Executives from Netflix and the show’s producer, Media Rights 170

October 30, 2017 8:29 PM Kevin Spacey Criticized for Using Coming Out as 'Deflection' in Apology to Anthony Rapp

"Coming out stories should not be used to deflect from allegations of sexual assault," GLAAD says in statement Kevin Spacey's apology to Rent actor Anthony Rapp for unwanted sexual advances more than 30 years ago has inspired plenty of backlash from the Hollywood community and beyond. Critics of the actor take issue with Spacey's decision to use his apology 145

October 30, 2017 6:30 PM Kevin Spacey apologises after actor describes sexual advance at 14

Spacey said in a post on Twitter on Sunday that he was 'beyond horrified' to hear Rapp’s story of the encounter. WASHINGTON - Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey has apologised to fellow actor Anthony Rapp who said Spacey made a sexual advance to him in 1986 when Rapp was 14 years old. Spacey said in a post on Twitter on Sunday that he was “beyond horrified 431

October 28, 2017 12:49 AM Weinstein sex accusations show the power of social media and the limits of shame in our celebrity-driven world

Note to men with unseemly, to say nothing of perverse, intentions: There are no more hiding places. Twitter, Facebook and other social media outlets are the town criers of our petulant, righteous age. They are where we rant, titillate, philosophize, sermonize and, in the case of the sex scandals, unmask and shame our latest objects of wrath, including 162

October 24, 2017 5:25 PM Namibia dismisses UN expert’s claims on North Korea ties

Hugh Griffiths said Namibia had contracted North Korean workers and state companies to construct an ammunitions factory. WINDHOEK - Namibia’s government on Tuesday rejected accusations by the coordinator of the UN Panel of Experts on North Korea who accused the southern African nation of not complying with UN Security Council sanctions against Pyongyang 127