Kevin Spacey Opens Up About Harassment Allegations

Hollywood star Kevin Spacey has opened about how sexual assault allegations. The House Of Cards star expressed his painful journey three years after being accused of assault by a series of men in 2017 and said he could relate to workers who've being laid off during the coronavirus pandemic. "I don't think it will come as a surprise for anyone to say that my world completely changed in the fall of 2017. My job, many of my relationships, my standing in my own industry were all gone in just a matter of hours," Spacey said during a podcast. He has mostly kept a low profile since the slew of sexual assault claims first came up, but he always denied the claims. The actor was also removed from the completed movie "All the Money in the World", which was later reshot with Christopher Plummer. Spacey was asked during the podcast about the current coronavirus pandemic causing global devastation, to which he said, "In this instance I feel as though I can relate to what it feels like to have your world suddenly stop. And so while we may have found ourselves in similar situations, albeit for very different reasons and circumstances, I still believe that some of the emotional struggles are very much the same."

8th May 2020 | 06:07 PM (IST)