Ski chalet of Roman Polanski getting ready for his house arrest

Posted By: The Ski Channel on November 29, 2009 1:36 pm

It appears that the ultra expensive chalet in the celebrity ski resort town of Gstaad will be the place where director Roman Polanski will serve his house arrest. Security staff were at the home on Saturday, likely installing surveillance equipment. Swiss authorities have agreed to house arrest for Polanski, who was arrested in September when he arrived in Zurich from France to attend a film festival. He wasd arrested on an a warrant that is connected to his 1977 conviction in the U.S. for having sex with a 13-year-old girl. Polanski left the U.S. before he could be sentenced, and has been living in France, where he is now a citizen.