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MeToo-process: the rise and fall of Kevin Spacey

The actor must now answer for himself before a court on allegations of sexual harassment. It is the previous low point of an unprecedented descent.

24. December 2018. Kevin Spacey has reported more than a year to the public. Then he released a Video. "We're not done yet here. And by the way: I know exactly what You want, You want me back," says the actor in the short Clip.

Spacey as Frank Underwood - the-series-figure of the US President, which he has embodied in the Netflix political Thriller "House of Cards" about 5 seasons long."Of course there were some that believed everything and now hold your breath, because you want to hear, I admit everything. You want to, that's all true and I get what I deserve," he says.

From Broadway to the Oscar

What is Spacey, the purpose of the publication of the video, is completely unclear. The weekly newspaper "The Atlantic" speculated that he wants to distract you with the bizarre and Amateur-made Video of his indictment, which is now being negotiated in Nantucket,.

Spacey in Ridley Scott's "All the money in the world". The Director left him out of the final movie cut.

The career of the 59-Year-old Kevin Spacey Fowler began in the 1980s on Broadway. In 1986 he creates the breakthrough: in addition to Jack Lemmon, Peter Gallagher and Bethel Leslie, he plays Jamie in "long day's journey into night". Then, the film offers: "The Jury", "Seven", or "L. A. Confidential".

a Good ten years later, in 1996, he receives his first Oscar for the supporting role in Bryan singer's "The usual Suspects". And again three years later, he is at the very top: He wins the Oscar as Best actor for his role of the disillusioned family father Lester Burnham in the Film "American Beauty".

More than 30 men accuse Spacey

in Spite of the many films in which he has, in the past 20 years played, he remains the theatre of loyalty. From 2003 until 2015, he is at the Old Vic theatre in London, artistic Director. He leads in many of the pieces directed by.

As part of the Weinstein affair in the fall of 2017, more and more victims to the Public trust, will also be allegations against Spacey loud. He is said to have 1986, the then 14-year-old actor Anthony Rapp at a Party intoxicated and sexually harassed. Spacey responds, he could no longer remember. Instead, he took the opportunity to come out, a bizarre Timing. He had refused for years to speak on the subject.

Also in the London theatre the Old Vic-it's supposed to be to come Attacks. In total, he is accused of more than 30 men to have been sexually harassed. Ridley Scott cuts him in the fall of 2017, on his Film "All the money in the world," Netflix announces the cooperation for "House of Cards".

If Spacey is now paraded before the judge in Nantucket on the American East coast, then he leaves us back with some good movies, and a disturbing Christmas Video. "We both have shared everything with each other. I told You my darkest secrets are entrusted. I've shown You exactly what people are capable of. I've shocked with my honesty. Most, however, I have called You out and You Think brought", - stated in the Clip from Christmas eve.

Kevin Spacey - the rise and fall
Marcus Schuler, ARD Los Angeles
07.01.2019 05:50 PM

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