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Netflix Says ‘House of Cards’ Will End After 6 Seasons

Kevin Spacey was awarded superb masculine actor in a play array for House of Cards during a Screen Actors Guild Awards in Jan 2016.

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Kevin Spacey was awarded superb masculine actor in a play array for House of Cards during a Screen Actors Guild Awards in Jan 2016.

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Updated during 10:15 p.m. ET

Actor Kevin Spacey’s days portraying power-mad Washington politician Frank Underwood are sketch to a tighten with a Netflix proclamation that a array House of Cards will finish with a final deteriorate of 13 episodes debuting in 2018.

The pierce comes a day after Spacey concurred an claim that he attempted to charm teenage actor Anthony Rapp in 1986. Spacey pronounced he didn’t remember a confront though offering his “sincerest apology” for “deeply inapt inebriated behavior.” Rapp was 14 years aged during a time.

In a tweeted statement, Spacey also wrote, “I have desired and had regretful encounters with group via my life, and we select now to live as a happy man.”

According to BuzzFeed, Netflix did not contend either a liaison influenced a preference to finish a series. But in a corner matter with Media Rights Capital, a dual companies pronounced that they were “troubled” by a allegations.

“In response to final night’s revelations, executives from both of a companies arrived in Baltimore this afternoon to accommodate with a expel and organisation to safeguard that they continue to feel protected and supported. As formerly scheduled, Kevin Spacey is not operative on set during this time,” they said.

There are reports, here and here, that a preference to finish a array was done several months ago though usually announced on Monday.

Spacey’s reparation has been met with critique for conflating his mea culpa with his preference to come out. The boss and CEO of GLAAD, Sarah Kate Ellis, pronounced in a statement, “Coming out stories should not be used to inhibit from allegations of passionate assault.”

Also Monday, a International Academy of Television Arts Sciences pronounced it has motionless not to give Spacey a International Emmy Founders Award this year.