The Kevin Spacey situation was unfortunate for many reasons. An admirer’s disillusionment is particularly upsetting when they have to confront the darker reality of someone they looked up to. I think many people really used to admire Kevin for his exceptional acting skills.
The news about Kevin Spacey came out just as we began to feel like everything was starting to bounce back. During that bleak period when it appeared like every other day we were reading another awful tale of Hollywood misconduct from powerful males, the allegations against him hit even harder than others.