Kevin Spacey: 'TV must support new talent'

Kevin Spacey (credit: Guardian Edinburgh International TV Festival)

Oscar winner Kevin Spacey, star of Netflix political drama House of Cards, used the MacTaggart lecture to encourage broadcasters, both in the UK and US to do more to support and nurture new talent such as Girls creator Lena Dunham.

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