Home of Playing cards is on maintain. In a press release, Netflix and producer Media Rights Capital introduced that manufacturing on the sixth and closing season of the sequence starring Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright has been suspended indefinitely.
“MRC and Netflix have determined to droop manufacturing on Home of Playing cards season six, till additional discover, to offer us time to overview the present state of affairs and to handle any considerations of our forged and crew,” the 2 firms mentioned in a joint assertion to E! Information.
The “present state of affairs” refers to allegations made about Kevin Spacey by Star Trek: Discovery star Anthony Rapp. In an interview, Rapp mentioned Spacey made untoward sexual advances towards him when he was 14 years outdated. Spacey apologized for the incident and famous he didn’t bear in mind it.
Netflix and MRC introduced on Monday, Oct. 30 that they “are deeply troubled by final night time’s information regarding Kevin Spacey. In response to final night time’s revelations, executives from each of our firms arrived in Baltimore this afternoon to fulfill with our forged and crew to make sure that they proceed to really feel secure and supported. As beforehand scheduled, Kevin Spacey shouldn’t be engaged on set at the moment.”
Season six—if manufacturing does proceed—may not be the final of the Home of Playing cards universe. There are experiences Netflix might proceed the tales of some characters in a by-product. Though nothing is official, a by-product concept being mulled revolves round Michael Kelly‘s character Doug Stamper.