Kevin Spacey's Downward Spiral: Pulled From Upcoming Film

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And while Spacey only worked on the film for about two weeks so Plummer's scenes aren't extensive, the team now has a little over a month to shoot and edit this all seamlessly into the finished film, as All the Money in the World is slated for release on December 22nd.

Cast-members Mark Wahlberg and Michelle Williams are reportedly cooperating with the reshoot, and the cast and crew's decision to redo Spacey's scenes with Plummer was unanimous. The movie, a possible Oscar contender, was set for a December release, but the conundrum has been over what to do with Kevin Spacey's part in the movie.

Kevin Spacey is being cut out of a movie just weeks before its release. This comes following sexual assault and harassment allegations against Spacey.

"All the Money in the World" relives the events surrounding the kidnapping of John Paul Getty's 16-year old grandson and the boy's mother's effort to convince the billionaire to pay the ransom, which he didn't.

Spacey is now off getting "treatment" probably the same place Weinstein is, probably watching his career go up in flames all around him. When Getty Sr. refuses, Gail attempts to sway him as her son's captors become increasingly volatile and brutal.

Several other allegations of misconduct have since surfaced, including a claim by US TV presenter Heather Unruh that the actor groped her 18-year-old son in a bar last year.

The actor has since been accused by more than dozen men of either sexually harassing or assaulting them.

Spacey, 58, did not immediately respond to the allegations.

Spacey, who was 26 at the time, said: "I honestly do not remember the encounter, it would have been over 30 years ago".

Online, people are pointing out how unprecedented the move was to remove Spacey from the film.

Production on Netflix hit House of Cards, in which Spacey played the lead role as scheming politician Frank Underwood, was also halted when Rapp went public with his accusation.

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