Kevin Spacey to pay $31 million to House of Cards creators


Kevin Spacey to pay $31M to House of Cards

First time film actor was charged in 2017. Actor Anthony Rapp claimed that Spacey sexually proposed to him when he was 14 years old.

The Los Angeles Supreme Court ordered 63-year-old Hollywood actor Kevin Spacey to pay $31 million to MRC, the film studio that filmed the series House of Cards. Variety reports.

Spacey, who played Frank Underwood, was pulled from the show during its sixth season after facing allegations of sexual assault and harassment of young people, including a production assistant. series. Thus, the film studio Media Rights Capital, which filmed the series for Netflix, had to temporarily suspend filming of the sixth season, then rewrite the script and reduce the number of episodes from 13 to eight.

It is noted that the Hollywood actor’s team tried to appeal the application, but the Supreme Judge still ruled in favor of the film studio.

Thus, the actor must pay $ 29.5 million in damages and another $ 1.5 million to cover legal costs.

Earlier it was reported that the jury delivered a verdict in the case of Johnny Depp, finding his ex-wife, actress Amber Heard guilty.


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