Actor from the US political series, “House of Cards”, was sued for sexual harassment, ended up acquitted, but is marginalized in Hollywood and faces financial difficulties

The American actor Kevin Spacey, 64, he cried during an interview when asked where he lived. Known for playing Francis Underwood in the award-winning series “House of Cards”, the artist said he had no “none” money and duty “many million dollars”.

“I can’t pay the bills I have […] A few times I thought I would file the lawsuit [de falência], but I managed to kind of dodge it. At least for today”these to “Piers Morgan Uncensored” released this Tuesday (June 11, 2024) on YouTube.

The actor also explained how he lost his house in Baltimore, Maryland (USA), which was mortgaged and will be sold at auction. He added that he is not sure where he will live in the future.

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Spacey was found not guilty of 9 counts of sexual harassment in 2021. Four men claimed to have been victims of the actor from 2001 to 2013. The cases involved alleged sexual assault and one of them claimed that the actor penetrated him without consent.

After the accusations, the actor was “canceled” in Hollywood and stopped acting. No film starring the “House of Cards” protagonist has been released from 2019 to 2021.

The most emblematic accusation was that of American actor Anthony Rapp, who accused him of assault when he was 14 years old. The man sued him for $40 million.

During the interview with British journalist Piers Morgan, the actor also compared his situation to that of actors accused of communist sympathies in the 1940s, citing the fear that permeates the United States film industry.

“People are afraid for their own careers and their own positions to be with someone who has been found innocent. I hope that, as time goes by, this will change.”these.

Throughout his career, Kevin Spacey won 2 Oscars, for “The Usual Suspects” (1995) and for “American Beauty” (1999). He has also been nominated for a Grammy and 12 times for an Emmy Award.


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