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Kevin Spacy (26.07.59) was born in South Orange, NJ, the youngest of three children. The family moved to the West coast when he was very young, so he was raised in Los Angeles. His dad worked as a technical writer at Lockheed, writing manuals for aircraft, while his mother worked as a secretary.



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Annual Festival Gala at Meadowood Napa Valley

Kevin Spacey - "The first Sunday of the festival commences with two Vintner's Luncheons: one at Martin Estate, the other at HALL St. Helena. As the sun begins to set over the valley, two-time Academy Award winner Kevin Spacey performs in concert at the Annual Festival Gala at Meadowood, an event benefitting the festival's innovative programming and Napa County arts education programs." at 900 Meadowood Ln, St Helena, CA 94574 - San Francisco, California, United States - Sunday 19th July 2015

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Kevin Spacey

Fourth Season Of 'House Of Cards' To Feature Neve Campbell As Cast Regular


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‘90s TV and film star Neve Campbell is continuing her career resurgence with the news that she’s to be a regular member of the cast of ‘House of Cards’ when it returns for its fourth season.

Deadline reports that Campbell, the former star of teen drama ‘Party of Five’ and slasher movie Scream, will be joining the cast alongside Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright, but no news has yet been revealed as to the character she’ll be playing.

Neve CampbellNeve Campbell will reportedly be a regular in season 4 of 'House of Cards'

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Guy Pearce Was Almost Too Hot To Get Hired


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Of all the possible reasons why an actor might receive a "no" when auditioning for a part in the cut-throat world of movies, being "too handsome" must rank among the best of them. But that's exactly the fate that almost befell Guy Pearce before he won the part of Adam Whitely/Felicia Jollygoodfellow in The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert.

Guy Pearce at the premiere of The RoverGuy Pearce: too pretty for Priscilla

Director Stephan Elliott recently told The Herald Sun that he had reservations about Pearce starring in the 1994 comedy-drama, which follows the adventures of three drag queens, because the young Guy was just so darn good looking:

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Arise Sir Kevin Spacey: US Actor Receives Honorary Knighthood In Queen's Birthday Honours List


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American Kevin Spacey has said he was "honoured and humbled by such recognition from the Queen”, after being included in this year’s birthday honours list. The actor has been given an honorary knighthood by the monarch, after serving as the artistic director of the Old Vic theatre for over a decade.

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Spacey was recognised for his 'services to British theatre and international culture'. Accepting the honour he told the BBC, "I must thank the British public for being so supportive of my efforts on behalf of the Old Vic. I feel like an adopted son.”

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Chill Out Guys: Netflix Ain't Getting Adverts, Yet


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It's no secret that Netflix is experimenting with advertising on its service, though rumors on the internet this week that users will now be met with pre-roll and post-roll advertisements when watching House of Cards, Orange is the New Black, et al, appeared to be severely exaggerated.

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Some analysts have pushed the company to introduce lucrative ads, though in a statement to Mashable this week, the streaming service played down the prospect.

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Tributes Paid As Kevin Spacey Steps Down As Artistic Director Of The Old Vic


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Stars from throughout the world of theatre came together to praise Kevin Spacey as he stepped down as artistic director of London’s The Old Vic after more than a decade in the role.

In an event hosted by ‘Downton Abbey’ star Hugh Bonneville, the likes of Elizabeth McGovern, Jeremy Irons and Eddie Izzard paid tribute to Spacey’s contributions to reviving the fortunes of the Old Vic, at which he took the reins in 2003. He now vacates to make way for Matthew Warchus, who is set to unveil his opening season later this week.

Recorded tributes were also included from James Bond director Sam Mendes, Sir Elton John and even former American President Bill Clinton, and there were a handful of musical performances by Sting and Annie Lennox. 

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Gala Celebration In Honour Of Kevin Spacey

Guests - Red Carpet arrivals for Gala Celebration In Honour Of Kevin Spacey at the Old Vic, London at Old Vic - London, United Kingdom - Sunday 19th April 2015

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Kevin Spacey, Guest and Robert Glenister
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Kevin Spacey, Beveley Knight and James O'Keefe
Kevin Spacey and Beveley Knight

Gala Celebration in Honour of Kevin Spacey

Angel Blue - Gala Celebration in Honour of Kevin Spacey held at the Old Vic Theatre - Arrivals. - London, United Kingdom - Sunday 19th April 2015

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The Olivier Awards Winners

Kevin Spacey - The Olivier Awards held at the Royal Opera House - Winners. - London, United Kingdom - Sunday 12th April 2015

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Dame Judi Dench and Kevin Spacey
Dame Judi Dench and Kevin Spacey

House of Cards Renewed for Season 4 (Obviously)


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In the least surprising television news of the week, Netflix's signature political drama House of Cards has been renewed for season 4. The drama series is coming of wins at the Golden Globe and SAG Awards - for its star Kevin Spacey.

House of CardsKevin Spacey [L] and Robin Wright [R] will be back for House of Cards season 4

Netflix renewed the drama on Thursday, announcing that it will go back into production this summer for a 2016 premiere date (probably in February of March).

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Frank Underwood Will Return In Fourth Season Of 'House Of Cards', Netflix Announces


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Can't get enough of Frank Underwood? Not sure, even after three seasons, if you love him or you hate him? Not to worry! Netflix has announced it has renewed its award winning series, House of Cards, for a fourth season.

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Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright star in House of Cards.

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Princes Trust Celebrate Success Awards

Kevin Spacey - Prince's Trust Celebrate Success Awards - London, United Kingdom - Thursday 12th March 2015

More Heads Likely to Role on 'House of Cards' Season 3


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House of Cards season 3 is here. It's here! Go get it! On Netflix! Should you have somehow forgotten the events of season 2, Kevin Spacey's Frank Underwood and his wife Claire are in the White House as President and First Lady. 

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However, Frank has inherited a White House rocked by scandal and to complicate things further, Rachel - the former call girl who was connected to the death of Cory Stoll's character - is now missing after attacking Doug and leaving him for dead. 

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'House of Cards' Season 3 Leaks on Netflix, Two Weeks Early


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House of Cards season 3 leaked on Netflix for around 30 minutes on Wednesday afternoon, almost two weeks before its scheduled release date. As fans began sharing news of the early arrival on Twitter, the streaming service was on the case and duly yanked the highly anticipated series.

House of CardsKevin Spacey [L] and Robin Wright [R] return for season 3 on House of Cards, which leaked early on Netflix

The entire season was listed with episodes and title descriptions and, according to the Guardian, the first episode began with "a shot of an intersection" and the second included a meeting of President Frank Underwood and his advisers. 

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Golden Globes 2015: Kevin Spacey Drops F-Bomb During Emotional Acceptance Speech


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After receiving eight Golden Globe nominations in the past, Kevin Spacey was finally victorious at Sunday evening's star-studded awards ceremony, held at The Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles, as he took home the win for best actor in a television Series for 'House of Cards.'

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Spacey dropped the f-bomb after winning a Golden Globe for best actor

While addressing the audience in the Southern accent of his character from the dark political thriller, the 55-year-old actor said, "This is just the beginning of my revenge."

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Kevin Spacey

Date of birth

26th July, 1959

Occupation

Actor

Sex

Male

Height

1.79