Kevin Spacey is trying to get back into the film world after allegations of sexual harassment and misconduct. peter five eightshould appear before buyers in Cannes.
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According to The Hollywood Reporter, the film has been completed starring Spacey and will be screened at the Cannes Market. Not much is known about the film, although the synopsis notes that Spacey plays the role of Peter, a charismatic man in a black sedan who shows up one day in a small mountain town.
Along with Spacey, the film also stars Jet Jandreau, who plays Sam, «a glamorous real estate agent who turns out to be a frustrated and troubled alcoholic with a dark secret,» and Rebecca De Mornay, who plays Brenda, whom Peter seeks out for information. on the orders of his dark boss, Mr. Lok.
The film was reportedly filmed in September 2021 in Siskiyou County, California, and according to director Michael Zaiko Hall, Spacey had no issues on set. «Kevin was a pleasure to work with, made everyone laugh between takes and did what I think will be a surprise gift to his fans,» Hall said in an email to The Hollywood Reporter.
For Spacey, this will be his second film to be sold at the Cannes Film Festival. 1242 – Gate to the West – will also appear at the show ahead of the planned start of production in October 2022.
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Once hailed as a legendary actor, Spacey’s career came to an abrupt halt in 2017 when he was accused of sexually harassing then-14-year-old Anthony Rapp (an actor who appeared on the Broadway show with Spacey) in 1986. More allegations surfaced after that, leading to Netflix cutting ties with Spacey in their planned movie. Goreas well as removing him from the final season of the series House of cards.