Spacey will be replaced by veteran actor Christopher Plummer in the role of the late US oil tycoon, Jean Paul Getty, in the Ridley Scott-directed drama about the 1973 kidnapping of his then teenage grandson, John Paul Getty III, the three publications reported.
Speaking on the red carpet at the premiere for his new film The Man Who Invented Christmas, Plummer told ET of the claims of sexual harassment being made against Spacey: "The situation is very sad, because [Spacey's] such a talented guy".
It isnt replacing. In a amusing way its starting all over again because its going to be different, naturally, he explained. "The whole circumstance is sad". And then Ridley came to me, and I jumped at it, because I loved the script ...
He's also under no illusions about the gargantuan task of filming the role for a December release, admitting that it will be "quite a push".
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Then in April, Lopilato confirmed their son was doing "well" at a press conference in Argentina. When things like those that happened to us occur, your take on life changes.
Actor Christopher Plummer (L) is pictured arriving at the 2016 Canadian Screen Awards in Toronto, Ontario March 13, 2016, and Kevin Spacey (R) is pictured at the 71st Tony Awards in New York City, U.S., June 11, 2017 in this combination of file photos.
Plummer doesn't sound too concerned about the tight time frame and turn around, though, insisting, "I am used to big roles and lots of words".
Weeks after multiple men came forward accusing Spacey of sexual misconduct over the years, Scott announced he would be re-shooting several scenes in order to cut out the House of Cards star from the upcoming hostage-thriller. I am very saddened by what happened to Kevin. In the wake of Rapp's claims, Spacey was sacked from Netflix's House of Cards, which will end following its upcoming sixth season.
After losing the title to AJ Styles in Manchester, England last Tuesday, Mahal will inevitably get a rematch at some point. India has a very enthusiastic wrestling fanbase and WWE wants to capitalize on the big market.
BidaskClub raised Walt Disney Company (The) from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 2nd. Finally, Anchor Capital Advisors LLC increased its stake in Walt Disney Company (The) by 1.6% during the second quarter.
It has been nearly a month that the IT couple of Telugu film industry- Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Naga Chaitanya tied the knot. The bride Samantha looked gorgeous in a silver embellished gown while Naga looked dapper in blue formals.
Brady's comments come as differences between the House and Senate proposals showed the hard road to passage of a tax bill. On personal income taxes, neither the House measure nor the Senate measure is written to favor the highest earners.
This has led to unease by European allies that the United States was not committed to the alliance's mutual defence pact. Germany wanted as many countries as possible to sign up but wants to keep the focus on more modest schemes.
Walmart shoppers will be able to get a head start on holiday discounts, whether they're shopping online or headed to a store. I'm of the latter, and that's why I was thrilled to find out about the cool Black Friday deals on Amazon this year.
Next to Saad Hariri was a photograph of the man they alleged to be his captor: Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman . On Monday, French foreign minister Jean-Yves le Drian called for "non-interference" in Lebanon.
The move follows aggressive expansion in the United States , where Lyft has also benefited from stumbles at rival Uber . Lyft Inc .is expanding its ride-hailing services north of the border to Toronto, its first market outside of the U.S.
Earlier on Saturday in Group B, a stoppage-time goal from Banana Yaya gave Cameroon a 2-2 draw away against Zambia in Ndola. The Atlas Lions just needed to avoid defeat in order to book their place in Russian Federation , but took all three points.
The athlete previously criticized USA Gymnastics in an interview with The Guardian back in August. "I am angry. That "treatment" began when Maroney was 13 and continued through her stellar performance at the 2012 Olympics.
Biden was referring to his late son Beau, who died of brain cancer in 2015 at the age of 46. Biden is launching a month-long tour to promote the book's publication.
Pakistan Super League 3 draft being held
While the members were separated into the different classes, mean Platinum and another one is Diamond also Gold and Silver. Shadab Khan has proven his mettle in the shorter formats while Mohammad Sami will be the leader of their attack.
Two Dead In Shooting At Cousin Stizz Show
One man was declared dead at the scene, while another was pronounced dead at Grady Memorial Hospital. The two injured victims did not receive serious wounds and are expected to recover.
If you go bowling with Mookie, place no Betts
For Betts, bowling is much more than just a hobby; he takes the sport very seriously, and can go toe-to-toe with elite bowlers. Last week, Betts was the victor of a Gold Glove as the best right fielder in the American League.
Ex-wife speaks out on Texas church gunman's violence
He was confined to a military prison for one year in the case, and received a bad conduct discharge from the Air Force. Kelley was court martialed in 2012 for beating Brennaman and for fracturing the skull of his young stepson.
BharatNet second phase launched: Jio pays highest fee
Memorandum of Understanding for implementation of Phase II of BharatNet has been signed with States during the Conference. He said that by December-end, one-lakh gram panchayats (GPs) will be ready to offer services.
Crooked Navy SEALs May Be Behind Murder Of Green Beret
Logan Melgar was found dead in embassy housing and the Naval Criminal Investigative Service is probing his death as a homicide. . Donald Bolduc, then commander of Special Operations Command-Africa, was suspicious of the two SEALs' story from the start.
Long Island weather: Rain likely, highs in mid 40s
Monday night will be mostly cloudy, and the clouds will stick around for Tuesday , as will the high temperature in the low 40s. Overnight lows will drop into the low 30's as another taste of winter-like air invades the state.
Police To Probe Wike, Amaechi Clash
While Wike had claimed that he was attacked, Amaechi alleged that he was nearly killed by the governors security aides. The former governor challenged the validity of the proceedings in court but lost and thereafter appealed the decision.
Island Air to cease operations after Friday
Affected passengers have been told to make "alternative arrangements", but it's unclear whether they'll get immediate refunds. Hawaii aviation historian Peter Forman said the airline made it harder on itself once it moved to larger aircraft.