Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey has been charged with seven extra sexual offenses, UK police have stated.
The 63-year-old actor was charged on Tuesday with quite a few sexual offenses towards the identical man between 2001 and 2004, London’s Metropolitan Police stated in a press release to CNN on Wednesday.
The UK’s Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) stated it had approved the extra prices “for a number of sexual assaults towards one man between 2001 and 2004.”
“The CPS has additionally authorised one cost of inflicting an individual to have interaction in sexual exercise with out consent,” Rosemary Ainslie, head of the CPS Particular Crime Division, stated within the assertion.
Spacey is because of seem at Westminster Magistrates’ Court docket in London on December 16.
CNN has contacted the actor’s representatives for remark.
In July, Spacey pleaded not guilty in a London court docket to 4 prices of sexual assault and one rely of inflicting an individual to have interaction in penetrative sexual exercise with out consent. A trial was set for subsequent yr.
Final month, a New York jury discovered him not liable for battery on allegations he picked up actor Anthony Rapp and laid on prime of him after a celebration in 1986.
Spacey has gained two Academy Awards for his roles in “The Common Suspects” and “American Magnificence,” and was creative director of London’s Outdated Vic theater from 2003 to 2015.