Entertainment House of Cards scraps two filmed Kevin Spacey episodes

00:48  08 december  2017
00:48  08 december  2017 Source:   digitalspy.com

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Not only will House of Cards write out Kevin Spacey from season 6 after he was axed from the show, all previously-shot footage of the former lead is reportedly being scrapped . Around two weeks of shooting took place on the Netflix drama last October

That includes two episodes of House of Cards , which Spacey had already filmed , as well as the scrapped upcoming feature film Gore. House of Cards season 6 undergoing "a great deal of rewriting" to remove Kevin Spacey .

a man standing in front of a building© Provided by Digital Spy Not only will House of Cards write out Kevin Spacey from season 6 after he was axed from the show, all previously-shot footage of the former lead is reportedly being scrapped.

Around two weeks of shooting took place on the Netflix drama last October, but pretty much all that footage will now be binned, Vulture reports.

Executives had apparently seriously considered cancelling the show altogether back in November soon after Star Trek: Discovery's Anthony Rapp alleged that Spacey had made a "sexual advance" on him when Rapp was just 14.

Other claims of sexual harassment and assault were then made by past and present crew of House of Cards itself

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' House Of Cards ' filmed two new episodes with Kevin Spacey that will no longer see the light of day following sexual misconduct allegations. Now, Variety reports that “producers plan on scrapping most, if not all, of the footage shot during the roughly two weeks of season-six production that had

House of Cards season 6 will carry on… but without Kevin Spacey . Netflix confirms that Robin Wright will return for the final episodes . House of Cards season 6 will scrap two episodes already filmed with Kevin Spacey .

Netflix and the show's producers Media Rights Capital were keen to continue with House of Cards, despite Netflix being eager to disassociate themselves from the actor.

It's claimed that the broadcaster didn't want Spacey's indiscretions to dictate the ending of the show, which has always been a marquee drama for Netflix.

Additionally, fans have been vocal on social media about wanting the show to continue with Claire Underwood (Robin Wright) as the lead character, especially as the finale of season five would neatly lend itself to that move.

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The news that House of Cards will go on with Robin Wright in the lead in the wake of Kevin Spacey ’s firing actually makes perfect sense to fans. Because two House of Cards episodes that were already shot, and feature Spacey , are getting tossed entirely.

That includes two episodes of House of Cards , which Spacey had already filmed , as well as the scrapped upcoming feature film Gore. Kevin Spacey accused of sexual harassment and assault by past and current House of Cards crew.

In the final moments of the last episode aired, Claire Underwood was sworn in as president and in a rare to-camera monologue said "My turn."

With very few exceptions in the last five seasons, it's only Frank Underwood (Spacey) who breaks the fourth wall and acknowledges or addresses the audience.

The drama's co-showrunners Frank Pugliese and Melissa James Gibson are said to have been back re-writing the show for the past weeks, while they and the crew have continued to be paid while the production was put on hold.

With the delays and scheduling conflicts thrown up by the situation, it's thought that season six will be made up of eight hour-long episodes, rather than 13 as previously planned.


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