Oscar-worthwhile actor Kevin Spacey is accused of an additional string of intercourse offences in opposition to a original complainant.
The 63-year-conventional is charged with sexually assaulting the alleged male sufferer following reported incidents between 2001 and 2004, the Crown Prosecution Provider acknowledged.
Seven original charges were licensed in opposition to the Hollywood superstar – three of mistaken assault, three of sexual assault and one depend of causing an particular person to clutch in sexual allege with out consent.
The original charges clutch the total in opposition to Spacey to 12.
The actor looked at the Old Bailey in July to say five allegations pertaining to to 3 males who are now of their 30s and 40s.
He has been served with a postal price for the newest alleged offences and will seemingly be required to encourage Westminster Magistrates’ Courtroom in London on December 16.
Rosemary Ainslie, head of the CPS Special Crime Division, acknowledged: “The CPS has licensed additional prison charges in opposition to Kevin Spacey, 63, for a quantity of sexual assaults in opposition to one man between 2001 and 2004.
“The CPS has furthermore licensed one price of causing an particular person to clutch in sexual allege with out consent. The authority to price follows a overview of the proof gathered by the Metropolitan Police in its investigation.
“The Crown Prosecution Provider reminds all concerned that prison court docket cases in opposition to Mr Spacey are active and that he has the ideal to a excellent trial.”
The most contemporary announcement comes after Spacey obtained a civil lawsuit within the US where he became accused of an “undesirable sexual advance” at a occasion in 1986.
In that lawsuit, he “categorically denied” the accusations and acknowledged he “did now not harbour any sexual curiosity or need” at the time or since the alleged incident.
On the conclusion of his appearance at the Old Bailey earlier this year, Spacey became granted unconditional bail till an additional hearing due to occur next year.
The five alleged offences he has already denied are acknowledged to maintain passed off in London and Gloucestershire between 2005 and 2013.
On the time, Spacey became inventive director of The Old Vic theatre in London.
Mr Justice Wall attach a trial of three to four weeks from June 6 next year.
The Condo Of Playing cards superstar has an tackle in Waterloo, south London, but furthermore lives within the US, where he has family and a dogs.
In an initial court docket hearing at Westminster Magistrates’ Courtroom in June, Spacey’s licensed reliable, Patrick Gibbs QC, acknowledged his client “strenuously denies any and all illegal activity in this case”.
Mr Gibbs acknowledged Spacey returned to the UK “to put his innocence” and “proceed alongside with his existence”.
Spacey, a two-time Academy Award winner, is recognized for starring in American Beauty and The Regular Suspects.
He became inventive director at The Old Vic between 2004 and 2015.