Bryan Singer

  • Man drops sex abuse lawsuit against 'X-Men' director Bryan Singer 21 hours 48 minutes ago

    (Reuters) - A 31-year-old man on Wednesday withdrew a high-profile lawsuit accusing "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him when he was an aspiring teen actor. Michael Egan filed a motion for voluntary dismissal of the civil lawsuit brought against Singer in April, according to court documents filed in Hawaii. Singer...
  • US attorneys want out of sex-abuse case against 'X-Men' director Bryan Singer July 30, 2014

    (Reuters) - The attorneys for the man who accused "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him when he was a minor have asked to be withdrawn from the case, according to a filing on Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Hawaii. Lawyers Jeff Herman and Mark Gallagher say in the...
  • 'X-Men' director Bryan Singer asks court to toss sex abuse lawsuit July 4, 2014

    Reuters: "X-Men" director Bryan Singer on Thursday asked a judge in Los Angeles to dismiss a lawsuit brought by an anonymous British man accusing the filmmaker and an entertainment executive of sexually abusing him as a minor. Singer's attorney, Marty Singer, asked U.S. District Judge Dean Pregerson to throw out the...
  • 'X-Men Apocalypse': Director Bryan Singer confirms the existence of The Four Horsemen July 2, 2014

    Filmmaker Bryan Singer had a treat up his sleeve for the fans of the X-Men franchise on Tuesday. He uploaded a glimpse from the treatment of the latest edition of the series on Instagram. A treatment is a document put together before the actual script is written. The script page teases Apocalypse's...
  • TV executive files motion to dismiss Hollywood sex abuse lawsuit May 30, 2014

    Reuters: Television executive Garth Ancier filed a motion on Thursday to dismiss a lawsuit brought by a man who claims he and other Hollywood executives sexually abused him as a teenager. Ancier, who has worked at Fox and NBC, filed the motion in U.S. District Court in Hawaii after Michael Egan's...
  • 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' review: There's a popcorn blockbuster quality to this emotional drama May 31, 2014

    Cast: Hugh Jackman, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Patrick Stewart and Halle Berry Director: Bryan Singer It was never going to be easy to top Matthew Vaughn's crackling 2011 prequel 'X-Men: First Class', which rejuvenated the flailing X-Men movie series with a clever 60s-set origin story. But Bryan Singer, returning...
  • Bryan Singer, director of 'X-Men' series, sued in second teen sex abuse case May 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: A British man who accuses 'X-Men' director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him as a teenager was spurred to bring a lawsuit against the filmmaker after Singer was sued by another man on similar allegations, the plaintiff's lawyer said Monday. The lawsuit in federal court in Los Angeles said...
  • Bryan Singer slams sex abuse claim as false April 25, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'X-Men' director Bryan Singer has broken his silence over sex abuse allegations by calling them "vicious and completely false". The director released a statement to deny the allegations but said he would abstain from media events ahead of X-Men: Days of Future Past's release, said the Hollywood Reporter....
  • 'X-Men' franchise director Bryan Singer accused of sexual harassment April 17, 2014

    Honolulu: A former child model and aspiring actor is accusing "X-Men" franchise director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him as a teenager in a federal lawsuit filed in Hawaii. The lawsuit filed Wednesday says the prominent director of the forthcoming "X-Men: Days of Future Past" forced Michael Egan III into sex...
  • 'X-Men: Apocalypse' will be a contemporary movie, says director Bryan Singer March 16, 2014

    Los Angeles: Director Bryan Singer has revealed that the forthcoming 'X-Men: Apocalypse' will have 'mass destruction' in a way the franchise has never seen before. The director, who returns to the series with this summer's 'X-Men: Days of Future Past', shed light on the storyline for the superhero movie, reported Total...
  • Bryan Singer announces new 'X-Men' movie for 2016? December 9, 2013

    Los Angeles: American film director has revealed the release date of new superhero film 'X-Men: Apocalypse'. The 48-year-old filmmaker recently completed the filming of 'X-Men: Days of Future Past', which features stars from the X-Men original films and the prequel, 'X-Men: First Class', reported Variety. Singer announced through Twitter that 'X-Men:...
  • Letting 'X-Men' go was traumatising: Bryan Singer March 23, 2013

    Los Angeles: Director Bryan Singer found it traumatising to let go of the 'X-Men' franchise. The filmmaker managed the first two instalments of the superhero franchise, before giving up the rights to Brett Ratner and Matthew Vaughn on two subsequent films. He admits it was difficult to see someone else direct...
  • Valkyrie unravels attempts made on Hitler's life February 17, 2009

    Of all the unsuccessful attempts made to assassinate Hitler, Hollywood filmmaker Bryan Singer was fascinated by the one, hatched by a group of Nazi officers in 1943. Singer took a break from his blockbuster movies to direct a thriller about this incident, The film, Valkyrie stars Tom Cruise in the...