There had been solutions he may have been extradited from the US to the UK if he didn’t willingly seem in a London courtroom.
Nevertheless, in an announcement given to US tv program Good Morning America, the two-time Oscar winner stated he would “voluntarily seem” within the UK to face the costs.
Spacey stated he was “assured” he may show his innocence.
On Thursday Might 26 the previous Hollywood star was charged with 4 counts of sexual assault towards three males in Britain, the UK’s Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) confirmed.
He additionally faces a cost of inflicting an individual to have interaction in penetrative sexual exercise with out consent.
The fees following a evaluation of proof following complaints complied by London’s Metropolitan Police.
All the counts are alleged to have occurred between 2005 and 2013.
4 of the alleged offences are stated to have taken place in London, whereas the opposite is alleged to have occurred in Gloucestershire, within the south west of England.
Police opened an investigation into the House of Playing cards star in 2017.
Spacey was interviewed beneath warning by the police in 2019.
Within the assertion to Good Morning America, Spacey stated he was “appreciated” that the CPS has identified he was entitled to a good trial.
“Whereas I’m disillusioned with their determination to maneuver ahead, I’ll voluntarily seem within the UK as quickly as may be organized and defend myself towards these prices, which I’m assured will show my harmless.” he stated.
The American actor, identified for his roles in movies American Magnificence, LA Confidential and Child Driver is final identified to have been within the UK greater than 20 months in the past.
The alleged offences date from when Spacey was creative director of London’s Previous Vic Theatre, within the metropolis’s south, between 2004 and 2015.
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