Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey will appear in court charged with continuing sex offenses against a new plaintiff.
The Crown Prosecution Service said the 63-year-old was charged with sexually assaulting the alleged male victim following reported incidents between 2001 and 2004.
Seven new charges have been approved against the Hollywood star – three counts of indecent assault, three counts of sexual assault and one count of causing a person to engage in sexual activity without consent.
He is expected to appear at Westminster Magistrates Court via video link.
The new charges bring the total against Spacey to 12.
The actor appeared at the Old Bailey in July to deny five allegations related to three men who are now in their 30s and 40s.
Spacey has been released on unconditional bail until a follow-up hearing next year.
The five alleged offenses he has denied are believed to have occurred in London and Gloucestershire between 2005 and 2013.
At the time, Spacey was artistic director of The Old Vic theater in London.
Mr Justice Wall set a trial period of three to four weeks from June 6 next year.
In October, Spacey won a civil lawsuit in the United States, where he was accused of “unwanted sexual assault” at a party in 1986.
In that lawsuit, he “categorically denies” the allegations and says he “did not harbor any sexual interests or desires” at the time or since the alleged incident took place. out.
Spacey, a two-time Academy Award winner, is known for starring in American Beauty, The Usual Suspects and House of Cards.
He was artistic director at The Old Vic from 2004 to 2015.
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