ACTOR Gabriel Guevara, 22, has been arrested at Venice Movie Competition in excess of an alleged sexual assault in France.
The Spanish star was apprehended by Italian authorities through the pageant on the day in advance of he was established to receive an award.
Guevara was established to acquire a greatest younger actor honour provided out by Filming Italy.
The star of Prime Video’s strike teenager movie franchise My Fault experienced an active international warrant out on him.
Guevara is at the moment in protected custody with Italian Point out Law enforcement.
The court of appeals will rule on his situation just before the extradition proceeding can begin.
No further aspects on the assault or the arrest have been offered at this time, studies Assortment.
On hearing of his arrest, Filming Italy cancelled the award, which they claimed was a “precautionary measure” pending the final result of the circumstance.
Filming Italy has no relationship the main Venice Movie Festival, and can take put on the sidelines as a fringe celebration.
Venice Movie Competition issued a statement that read through: “Subsequent the information articles which have been rising on numerous web-sites, relating to the Spanish actor Gabriel Guevara becoming arrested in Venice, the Biennale hereby clarifies that his existence in Venice was not linked to any situations or productions connected to the 80th Venice Intercontinental Film Pageant.”
Guevara rocketed to European fame in 2018 as Cristian Miralles Haro in the initially year of Skam Spain.
But his most properly-identified visual appearance came with him starring in the My Fault films.