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Kevin Spacey Has Been Dropped From All the Money in the World Amid Sexual Harassment Claims

From TIME - November 8, 2017

(LOS ANGELES)In a wholly unprecedented move, Kevin Spacey is being cut from Ridley Scotts finished film All the Money in the World and replaced by Christopher Plummer just over one month before its supposed to hit theaters.

People close to the production who were not authorized to speak publicly said Wednesday that Plummer is commencing reshoots immediately in the role of J. Paul Getty. All of Spaceys scenes will be reshot, the people told The Associated Press. Co-stars Mark Wahlberg and Michelle Williams are expected to participate.

Scott, who is known to be an efficient director, is intending to keep the films Dec. 22 release date.

The directors publicist Simon Halls confirmed the switch late Wednesday.

The film was originally set to have its world premiere at the AFI Fest in Los Angeles on Nov. 16 but was pulled earlier this week amid the sexual harassment reports surrounding Spacey, who has also been fired from House of Cards and dropped by his talent agency and publicist.

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