Netflix came out and made a heartbreaking announcement that the House of Cards will end after the next season (Season Six).
This news came hot on the heels of actor Anthony Rapp telling BuzzFeed that Kevin Spacey, the House of Cards star, made a sexual advancement when he (Anthony Rapp) was only 14-years-old. Although the TVLine reports that the decision to stop more production of the show was not in any way hinged to Rapp’s allegation. The decision was reached a couple of months before these allegations surfaced.
After the allegations made by Rapp surfaced, Spacey responded: “I honestly do not remember the encounter. If I did behave the way describes, I owe him the sincerest apology for what would have been deeply inappropriate drunken behavior.”
It was during that statement that Spacey came out as a gay man, a move that might have been backfired judging from the criticism it attracted.
Both Netflix and production house Media Rights Capital released a press statement said:
“Media Rights Capital and Netflix are deeply troubled by last night’s news concerning Kevin Spacey. In response to last night’s revelations, executives from both of …read more