Amid Kevin Spacey fallout, 'House of Cards' to end with upcoming season

The Problem With Kevin Spacey Using Accusations of Sexual Harassment to Come Out

In the wake of Anthony Rapp's allegation that Kevin Spacey once tried to seduce him when he was an aspiring 14-year old actor in NY, it's since been revealed that the upcoming 6th season of Netflix's hit political drama House of Cards will be the last.

According to Variety, the landmark Netflix original series will end after its sixth season in 2018.

Executive produced by Spacey, Fincher, Wright, Dana Brunetti and quite a few other notables, House of Cards is made by Media Rights Capital and Trigger Street Productions.

In an interview published on Monday, actor Anthony Rapp told Buzzfeed News that Spacey befriended him in 1986 while they were both performing on Broadway.

In a statement, Spacey apologised for any "drunken" misbehaviour and also came out as gay.

As the Harvey Weinstein sexual harassment and sexual assault scandal continues to grow, the claims against Spacey also come as the Emmy-nominated House of Cards is now in production in Maryland on its sixth season.

"House of Cards" creator Beau Willimon, who stepped away from the series after Season 4, said in a statement that he found Rapp's story "deeply troubling".

House opens race to major tax overhaul with caution flags flying
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Kevin Spacey's statement of regret after being accused of trying to seduce former child actor Anthony Rapp has kicked up a backlash when the two-time Oscar victor then chose to come out of the closet, prompting many to question the timing and accusing the actor of trying to change the subject.

"I honestly do not remember the encounter, it would have been over 30 years ago", Spacey wrote. Spacey, at the time, was 26.

In light of all of these sexual harassment and assault allegations, is there anything that you think networks and production companies will start doing, perhaps through background checks?

Across social media, celebrities have criticised Spacey for a "calculated move".

Confirmation of the drama's conclusion comes as its lead actor and executive producer Kevin Spacey, who plays ruthless politician Frank Underwood, is caught up allegations of sexual impropriety. "I was aware that he was trying to get with me sexually".

Kevin Spacey's statement of regret after being accused of trying to seduce former child actor Anthony Rapp has kicked up a backlash. I feel for Mr. Rapp and I support his courage. "Well, yeah, I should probably go home, '" Rapp told BuzzFeed.

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