Paisley Daily Express

CONNOR GORDON

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Shamed actor Kevin Guthrie faces jail after sexually assaulting a vulnerable actress.

The Sunshine on Leith star, 33, who trained at Paisley’s PACE theatre school, took advantage of the 29-year-old woman who had appeared unwell after a night out.

The incident occurred at the flat of fellow actor Scott Reid - Methadone Mick in BBC’s Still Game.

Guthrie, from Neilston, had insisted he had only “helped” the woman that night - but his DNA was found on the inside of her underwear.

The predator wept and said ‘Why?’ as the verdict was delivered at Glasgow Sheriff Court on Friday.

He had denied a sexual assault charge during a four-day trial.

Sheriff Tom Hughes told him: “You took advantage of this woman while she was in a vulnerable position.

“The jury say you were found in a position of trust while you were supposed to be looking after her.

“Your position stands in direct contrast to the one of your friend Scott Reid whose actions were highly commendabl­e.

“He rushed to her aid when

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