Kevin Spacey charged with seven extra sexual offenses within the UK


Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey has been charged with seven extra sexual offenses, UK police have stated.

The 63-year-old actor was charged on Tuesday with plenty of sexual offenses in opposition to the identical man between 2001 and 2004, London’s Metropolitan Police stated in an announcement to CNN on Wednesday.

The UK’s Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) stated it had approved the extra fees “for multiple sexual assaults against one man between 2001 and 2004.”

“The CPS has also authorised one charge of causing a person to engage in sexual activity without consent,” Rosemary Ainslie, head of the CPS Particular Crime Division, stated within the assertion.

Spacey is because of seem at Westminster Magistrates’ Court docket in London on December 16.

CNN has contacted the actor’s representatives for remark.

In July, Spacey pleaded not responsible in a London court docket to 4 fees of sexual assault and one rely of inflicting an individual to have interaction in penetrative sexual exercise with out consent. A trial was set for subsequent yr.

Final month, a New York jury discovered him not accountable for battery on allegations he picked up actor Anthony Rapp and laid on prime of him after a celebration in 1986.

Spacey has gained two Academy Awards for his roles in “The Usual Suspects” and “American Beauty,” and was creative director of London’s Outdated Vic theater from 2003 to 2015.