Kevin Spacey was 'handsy' - Guy Pearce

Kevin Spacey says Guy Pearce was 'handsy' with him in 1997 film LA Confidential.
Guy Pearce and Kevin Spacey in LA Confidential Photo credit: Warner Bros

Guy Pearce has suggested he was inappropriately touched by Kevin Spacey.

The pair worked together on acclaimed 1997 film LA Confidential, which also starred Russell Crowe and Kim Basinger.

Pearce made the startling revelation on Australian talk show Interview, stunning host Andrew Denton into silence.

"Yeah... yeah. Tough one to talk about at the moment. Yep," Pearce said.

"Um, amazing actor, incredible actor. Um... Slightly difficult time with Kevin. Yeah... He's - he's a handsy guy.

"Thankfully I was 29 and not 14."

Spacey has been accused of multiple counts of sexual assault and misconduct over the last year, firstly by actor Anthony Rapp, who claimed Spacey assaulted him when was 14.

UK and US police are investigating the Usual Suspects star are investigating the allegations.