(CTN News) – The House of Cards star Kevin Spacey has been charged with four counts of sexual assault in the UK. The Independent reported that the head of the special crime division of the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS), Rosemary Ainslie, stated that the actor has been charged with four counts of sexual assault against three men. Following a thorough investigation by the Metropolitan Police, this conclusion was reached.
Kevin Spacey Charged with Sexual Assault
The Usual Suspects actor is known for his roles in several acclaimed shows and films. He has been charged with four counts of sexual assault. Inslee continued by saying, “He has also been charged with causing someone to engage in penetrative sexual activity without consent. The Crown Prosecution Service reminds all concerned that he has the right to a fair trial.”
What did Kevin Spacey do?
The Daily Mail reported that the Crown Prosecution Service has revealed that a 40-year-old man has alleged that the actor sexually assaulted him twice in 2005. In 2008, another individual alleged that Kevin Spacey forced him to engage in sexual acts against his will. A third individual stated that the actor assaulted him in 2013 in Gloucestershire. The actor has the right to a fair trial, but no date has been set for the same,
During the Harvey Weinstein case, which took the Hollywood industry by storm, Kevin Spacey was accused of sexual assault by multiple men. A major impact of the allegations was the actor’s firing from the hit Netflix series House of Cards. Additionally, he was let go from the sets of Money in the World and was replaced by Christopher Plummer.