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    Netflix Suspends ‘House of Cards’ Production

    He played his cards all wrong. Netflix has announced it’ll stop filming the sixth season of the political drama after Star Trek Discovery actor Anthony Rapp came forward saying Kevin Spacey made a sexual advance on him when he was 14. Netflix, which was expected to end House of Cards soon anyway, says it’s “deeply troubled” by the allegation. Meanwhile, Spacey’s apology to Rapp — and his simultaneous coming out — have unleashed negative reactions from LGBT actors and activists, including Zachary Quinto, who called the move a “calculated manipulation.”

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