Kevin Spacey is out of the Home. The Home of Playing cards star and govt producer won’t return for season six, which had simply begun filming when allegations of sexual assault and misconduct made headlines. Netflix and producer Media Rights Capital suspended manufacturing and launched their very own investigation, finally severing ties with Spacey.
“Netflix won’t be concerned with any additional manufacturing of Home of Playing cards that features Kevin Spacey. We are going to proceed to work with MRC throughout this hiatus time to guage out path ahead because it pertains to the present,” Netflix mentioned in an announcement. “We have now additionally determined we won’t be shifting ahead with the discharge of the movie Gore, which was in post-production, starring and produced by Kevin Spacey.”
“Whereas we proceed the continued investigation into the intense allegations regarding Kevin Spacey’s habits on the set of Home of Playing cards, he has been suspended, efficient instantly. MRC, in partnership with Netflix, will proceed to guage a inventive path ahead for this system in the course of the hiatus,” MRC mentioned in an announcement.
However what is going to occur to his character, Frank Underwood? That is still to be seen. The Hollywood Reporter signifies he shall be written out, however how?
Season 5 ended with Robin Wright‘s Claire Underwood as president. She turned to the digicam and spoke on to the viewers, like Frank did in seasons previous, and mentioned, “My flip.” Frank may…
Die. He is had plenty of enemies, and this looks as if the apparent route. Or it could possibly be of pure causes. Both method, it could possibly be carried out off digicam, simply defined with a scene within the premiere and a time soar to keep away from having to rewrite and restructure the entire season. It will current fascinating notes for Wright to play—Frank and Claire’s relationship was something however regular. The character dies within the Michael Dobbs novel that impressed the UK model of Home of Playing cards, which in flip was the idea of Netflix’s model.
Disappear and go on the run. Claire hesitated on pardoning her husband. Perhaps she does not and he hightails it in a foreign country. This would go away his presence looming massive and for a present that appears to need to minimize all ties to Spacey and his tarnished picture, that does not appear seemingly.
Go to jail. Claire’s in control of the nation at season 5’s finish. Perhaps she does not pardon him and he will get locked up. Frank’s talked about in passing and Claire will get on with operating the free world.
Spacey’s shadow shall be felt, no matter what occurs to his character, however the measurement of it relies on how Netflix and writers deal with the exit.