House of Cards shuts down shooting ‘until further notice’
Netflix has decided to stop production on the upcoming sixth season of House of Cards in light of the recent sexual abuse allegations actor Anthony Rapp made against series star Kevin Spacey. Deadline reports that the streaming service, and its production partner, Media Rights Capital, informed the cast and crew this morning in Maryland, where production had already begun.
“MRC and Netflix have decided to suspend production on House of Cards season six, until further notice, to give us time to review the current situation and to address any concerns of our cast and crew,” the companies said in a statement.
On Sunday, October 29th, BuzzFeed News published an interview with Rapp, who alleged…