Kevin Spacey has been charged in reference to an allegation of indecent assault.
The Oscar-winning actor is accused of indecent assault and battery in direction of an 18-year-old man at a restaurant in Nantucket, Massachusetts, higher than two years prior to now.
Spacey is scheduled to look in courtroom on 7 January, district lawyer Michael O’Keefe said.
A spokeswoman for the actor did not immediately reply to messages searching for comment.
The 59-year-old, whose full determine is Kevin Spacey Fowler, allegedly caught his fingers into the youthful man’s trousers and grabbed his genitals.
The complainant’s mother said in a 2017 info conference that Spacey had bought her son “drink after drink after drink” and had “made his move” when the boy was drunk.
“He did not report the crime at the time, and that was largely because of embarrassment and fear,” she said.
Spacey, who gained the Oscar for biggest actor in 2000 for American Beauty, was dropped from the final word season of House Of Cards and erased from All The Money In The World after the allegations had been made.
He is one amongst dozens of well-known males who’ve been accused of sexual misconduct beforehand few years, amid the #MeToo movement.