This Is Us needed to make a change to its Halloween episode tonight.
Within the model of the hour given to press, a 20-something Kevin’s roommate comes residence and tells him that he has been solid in a Kevin Spacey film, and has been invited to a celebration with the solid.
In response to an announcement from 20th Century Fox Tv, line has been edited in mild of the allegations in opposition to Spacey that got here to mild this weekend, and shall be totally different when the present truly airs tonight.
“In mild of current occasions, the producers have determined to take away the temporary reference to Kevin Spacey,” reads the assertion, which was despatched to everybody given entry to the episode beforehand.
In an interview with Buzzfeed, Stark Trek: Discovery star Anthony Rapp mentioned that Spacey made untoward sexual advances in direction of him when Rapp was 14 years previous. Spacey later issued a considerably controversial assertion.
Yesterday, Netflix introduced that the subsequent season of Home of Playing cards, which stars Spacey, could be its final, after which this morning, they introduced that manufacturing on the present was suspended all collectively to offer Netflix and the manufacturing firm time to assessment the “present scenario.”
The Worldwide Academy of Tv Arts & Sciences has additionally introduced that Spacey will not be honored with the 2017 Worldwide Emmy Founders Award, after it was introduced in June that he could be receiving it.
This Is Us airs Tuesdays at 9 p.m. on NBC.
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