Netflix Cancels Award Winning ‘House of Cards’ Over Kevin Spacey Allegations

Netflix announced Monday afternoon that ‘House of Cards’ would be canceled after its six season.

“Media Rights Capital and Netflix are deeply troubled by last night’s news concerning Kevin Spacey. In response to last night’s revelations, executives from both of our companies arrived in Baltimore this afternoon to meet with our cast and crew to ensure that they continue to feel safe and supported. As previously scheduled, Kevin Spacey is not working on set at this time,” said Media Rights Capital and Netflix in a joint statement.

You can read Anthony Rapp’s complete story on BuzzFeed News.

In five seasons ‘House of Cards’ has received 193 nominations with 29 wins including two Gloden Globes. The series is responsible for putting Netflix’s original content on the map.

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Season six will have 16-episodes and hit Netflix in mid-2018, according to Deadline.

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