Netflix is parting ways with Kevin Spacey, the star and executive producer of “House of Cards.”
“Netflix will not be involved with any further production of House of Cards that includes Kevin Spacey,” Netflix said in a statement Friday night. “We will continue to work with MRC during this hiatus time to evaluate our path forward as it relates to the show.”
“We have also decided we will not be moving forward with the release of the film Gore, which was in post-production, starring and produced by Kevin Spacey.”
“Gore” is a biopic of writer Gore Vidal staring Spacey that had had recently wrapped shooting.
Media Rights Capital, the production company behind “House of Cards,” confirmed that Spacey is off the show.