“Netflix will not be involved with any further production of ‘House of Cards’ that includes Kevin Spacey,” the company said in a statement Friday night. Netflix said it will work with the show’s production company MRC to evaluate whether it will continue without him.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Christian Bale won what embattled Kevin Spacey lost: the privilege of being name-checked on “This Is Us.” Tuesday’s episode of the NBC drama included a 2008 flashback scene in which a struggling actor learns his roommate has gotten a role in a major movie. In the scene filmed before Spacey was […]
Though the decision to end the series was announced on Monday, the decision to pull the plug on the series was made several months ago, according to a person with knowledge of the situation who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to discuss the decision.
NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Spacey has been picked to host this year’s Tony Awards, putting the award-winning star of “House of Cards” in the unenviable position of steering a telecast surely facing a post-“Hamilton” hangover. The CBS telecast on June 11 will originate from the 6,000-seat Radio City Music Hall, and producers are sure […]
NEW YORK (AP) — “House of Cards” president Kevin Spacey is bringing a documentary series about the presidency to CNN. CNN said Monday that Spacey will co-produce and narrate “Race for the White House.” Each of six episodes will tell the story of one presidential campaign. CNN says the series will draw from archive footage, […]
The actor told the Edinburgh International Television Festival on Thursday that the success of his political thriller House of Cards — released in a single burst of 13 episodes on video streaming service Netflix earlier this year — showed that viewers “want freedom.” “If they want to binge — as they’ve been doing on House Of Cards — then we should let them binge,” he said.
Netflix Inc. is in advanced talks to distribute a forthcoming television series directed by David Fincher and starring Kevin Spacey, said people familiar with the talks. If such a deal were to come to fruition it would add a new competitor to the television industry by increasing the degree to which Netflix vies with premium cable channels likeInc.’s HBO.