Kevin Spacey has lastly had his day in court docket. Today he had his arraignment in a Nantucket court docket the place he faces costs of sexual assault with a chance of spending 5 years in jail if he is discovered responsible. Unsurprisingly, Spacey introduced just a few days in the past that he can be pleading not responsible to the costs. At the identical time, his attorneys requested that he be capable to skip the primary day in court docket to keep away from heightening "the damaging publicity already generated in reference to the case." This request was denied.
Although he mentioned that he can be pleading responsible, the judged did not require Spacey to enter a plea right this moment, in response to TMZ, who additionally shared a video of the proceedings:
The court docket look comes after maybe the strangest response that any movie star has needed to the latest wave of assault allegations. Most individuals, like Harvey Weinstein, simply dropped off the grid. Others, like Louis C.Ok., apologized and tried to maintain doing what they had been doing earlier than. Kevin Spacey, alternatively, appears to be making an attempt to make some sort of sick, multi-layered joke about the entire thing.
It first began when he posted a video (beneath) on Christmas eve, the place stirs the literal and figurative pots, saying, in character as Frank Underwood from House of Cards, that the general public "need me again." He then delivered a pizza to the paparazzi, carrying a hat that learn "retired since 2017," the yr that the allegations towards him had been made public.