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Gay Talese to Kevin Spacey Accusers: 'Suck It Up'

Gay Talese to Kevin Spacey Accusers: 'Suck It Up'

Nantucket police said they couldn't confirm a report was filed because sexual assault reports are confidential.

Former Boston television news anchor Heather Unruh holds back tears while speaking Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, in Boston, about the alleged sexual assault of her teenage son by actor Kevin Spacey in the summer of 2016 on Nantucket.

The alleged assault happened at the Club Car Restaurant after Unruh said Spacey bought her son "drink after drink" until his was intoxicated. "There was no consent".

When the actor went to the restroom, a "concerned woman" who had apparently witnessed the alleged groping came to Unruh's son's side and "told him to run", Unruh said.

Ms Unruh said her son had filed a police report, spurring an investigation. It started October 29 when actor Anthony Rapp said in a Buzzfeed News interview that Spacey had tried to molest him more than 30 years ago when he was 14 and Spacey was 26. "But the climate in this country has changed now thanks to the fearless women and all sexual abuse victims who have come forward with their accuations against Harvey Weinstein and other sexual abusers". Unruh said the bravery of Weinstein's victims inspired her family to come forward. "Your actions are criminal". London police are reportedly investigating Spacey for a 2008 sexual assault. Rapp said then-26-year-old Spacey was holding him down tightly, but he was able to get away and left the apartment. One man, who remained anonymous, even claimed Spacey tried to rape him as a teen.

Spacey's Los Angeles attorney Bryan Freedman was not immediately available for comment.

Soon after, CNN published new allegations of sexual harassment from several current and former members of the "House of Cards" production staff.

The writer also compared Spacey to the Dalai Lama, who likely "has done something he's ashamed of". Her son was only 18 years old at the time.

Spacey issued a statement claiming he did not recall the incident, but he apologized for what he said would have been "deeply inappropriate drunken behavior".

As the allegations against Spacey continued to surface, Unruh has shown her support for Rapp and the other victims on Twitter. Netflix says the now filming sixth season will be the last.

In response, the Los Gatos-based streaming service cut ties with Spacey, who starred in and executive produced the show for six seasons.