Kevin Spacey can say goodbye to his fortune after a court decision

Kevin Spacey has to pay for his crimes one way or another. According to The Guardian, the actor was fired from Netflix hit series House of Cards back in 2017 after several production staffers claimed Spacey created a hostile work environment. A former production assistant also came forward and claimed Spacey sexually assaulted him as they drove back to the House of Cards set.

“I was in shock,” the former employee said in an interview with CNN. “He was a man in a very powerful position on the show and I was someone who was very low on the totem pole and on the food chain there.” As a result, Netflix fired Spacey from the series, even going so far as to end production for the to discontinue the actor’s upcoming film “Gore,” which was set to be released on the streaming platform. “Netflix will not be involved in any further production of ‘House of Cards’ that includes Kevin Spacey,” a representative said in a statement obtained by NBC News.

Although it’s been five years since Spacey was fired from House of Cards, his nefarious actions have cost him a great deal of money.

Kevin Spacey is now over $30 million in debt

According to CBS News, Kevin Spacey must find a way to raise more than $30 million to pay the creators of House of Cards because they were forced to abruptly fire him as a direct result of his sexual harassment allegations. Although the ‘Wiseguy’ actor has denied the former production assistant’s claims, MRC – the media company responsible for ‘House of Cards’ – claimed Spacey breached his contract and severed ties with him, resulting in the series being its last season had to be shortened.

A Los Angeles judge ruled in favor of MRC, noting that Spacey and his legal team “can’t show this is even a close case” and “can’t show the damages payment was so utterly irrational that it was one.” arbitrary rewriting of the contracts of the parties.”

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This isn’t the first time Spacey has been embroiled in a sexual harassment allegation either. Back in 2017, actor Anthony Rapp shared his traumatic encounter with Spacey back in the ’80s when Rapp was just 14, per BuzzFeed News. Since then, over 30 people have reported a similar experience, and Spacey now faces a sexual assault charge, to which he has pleaded not guilty, according to HuffPost.