In the US, a young man who says Kevin Spacey groped him in a Nantucket bar in 2016 dropped his lawsuit against the actor. Spacey still faces a criminal charge over the alleged incident and pleaded not guilty to indecent assault and battery in January.
Kevin Spacey accuser's lawyer, Mitchell Garabedian, announced in an email that the suit filed June 26 in Nantucket Superior Court has been voluntarily dismissed. No reason was provided either by Garabedian or in the court filing.
Kevin Spacey, who has denied groping the teen, pleaded not guilty to indecent assault and battery in January. His lawyers have accused the man of lying in the hopes of winning money in a civil case against the two-time Oscar-winner.
Former House of Cards actor Kevin Spacey pleaded not guilty to groping an 18-year-old busboy in 2016. His court appearance came more than a year after a former Boston TV anchor accused him of sexually assaulting her son in a bar.
Ridley Scott directorial All the Money in the World is going to cost millions extra in production to replace Kevin Spacey with Christopher Plummer. Kevin Spacey has been buffeted by multiple allegations of sexual harassment and has been fired from the film.
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Mexican actor Roberto Cavazos and actor-director Tony Montana have come up to accuse Kevin Spacey of sexual assault. Montana said Spacey groped him in 2003 while Roberto said that he had a couple of unpleasant encounters with Spacey that were on the edge of being called harassment.