Scottish actor Kevin Guthrie has gained prominence in the Entertainment industry after his work was appreciated on both small and big screens. He gained huge recognition after his role as Ally in Sunshine on Leith. Keith went on to be a part of several other projects including Sunset Song. The actor also appeared in the Netflix series The English Game. The actor, however, has recently been sentenced to prison time for sexually assaulting a woman, and Keith Guthrie was finally found guilty.
Despite having such a successful professional life, the actor’s life took a complicated turn after he was charged with severe allegations of sexual assault. With these allegations coming into the public eye, most of the networks and channels had to take some immediate step. The actor was soon dropped by BBC Scotland from his role on Inside Central Station. He was a part of the project and even narrated the first two seasons. Even shows featuring Keith Guthrie were also removed from the BBC player following the sexual assault allegations. The actor is in grave trouble and is facing some severe prison sentence under the given circumstances.
Keith Guthrie Net Worth
With back-to-back shows and movies, the actor had impressive associations with big banners like BBC and streaming giant Netflix. Moreover, he was also an active participant in the world of theatre as well. He had enacted Peter Pan on the King’s Theatre. The actor has an estimated worth of $5 million!
The actor has been associated with some big tent pole movies including Dunkirk. Keith Guthrie was reportedly all set to appear on Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them 3. However, studio giant Warner Bros. denied any such reports and claimed that he was never due to appear in the film. After these rising sexual assault allegations have coke into the limelight, his career has been hugely affected.
Keith Guthrie Is Facing Prison Sentence Amidst Sexual Assault Allegations!
The Dunkirk actor has been accused of sexually assaulting a woman in Glasgow. However, Guthrie has vehemently denied the charges. The actor has rather claimed that he had helped the woman after she fell ill. Things took a complicated turn after the actor’s DNA was found inside the woman’s clothing. With this evidence, Guthrie was found guilty after a four-day trial and has been placed on the sex offenders register.
According to the woman, she fell ill and while fellow actor Scott Reid called for the helpline, Keith stayed back to look after her but rather assaulted her. The heinous act occurred at the flat of fellow actor Scott Reid. Keith Guthrie has been jailed for three years with charges of sexual assault. This has cost the actor his upcoming projects as well, and some of the networks have already dropped the shows he has been a part of earlier. It has been further reported that the actor was found weeping when the court gave their final verdict. This case of assault has taken everyone by surprise, and with an actor’s name coming up as the culprit has surely shocked fans beyond measure.
Networks Have Dropped Any Associations With The Sunshine On Leith Actor!
The Sheriff who was in charge of the case, criticised the whole act and further stated that the actor had taken advantage of this woman while she was in a vulnerable position. Moreover, the jury further said that he was found in a position of trust while Keith was supposed to be looking after her as she was unwell. It is indeed a shame that the woman’s vulnerable situation was exploited in such a manner.
The woman stated that she was in a state of shock and might have just frozen altogether and was not being able to grasp the severity of the situation. The woman admitted that she was unsure about what was happening and could not believe it was happening. The English Game actor was inconsolable while coming out of the court as the tabloids snapped a picture of him. No additional details have been released as of now.