Netflix Serves Kevin Spacey The Pink Slip Of F*ckery
Not even 2-time Academy Award winner Kevin Spacey and his penchant for assaulting underage boys and male co-workers while portraying politician Frank Underwood.
Since being outed as an alleged pedophile by several sources (with more surely to come), Spacey has been lying low and playing a game of chess to ensure future success in the entertainment industry. He really tried it with his statement that conflated homosexuality, pedophilia, and alcoholism, receiving verbal SLAPS from several noted out performers including Rosie O’Donnell, Wanda Sykes, and Zachary Quinto, to name a few. But now Netflix has released its own statement, confirming what has been speculated about for days now:
“Netflix will not be involved with any further production of House of Cards that includes Kevin Spacey. We will continue to work with MRC during this hiatus time to evaluate our path forward as it relates to the show. We have also decided we will not be moving forward with the release of the film Gore, which was in postproduction, starring and produced by Kevin Spacey.”
Netflix also halted pre-production on a Gore Vidal telepic slated to featured Space as well following the allegations initially filed by fellow actor Anthony Rapp. The company that produces House of Cards, Media Rights Capital (MRC), also released a statement on the future of the series:
“While we continue the ongoing investigation into the serious allegations concerning Kevin Spacey’s behavior on the set of House of Cards, he has been suspended, effective immediately. MRC, in partnership with Netflix, will continue to evaluate a creative path forward for the program during the hiatus.
As far as we are concerned, House of Cards is Robin Wright‘s show now and it should be all about Claire Claire Claire! Talks of a spinoff are currently underway, but it looks like Claire was right when she stared into the camera at the end of season 5 and uttered…
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