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Robert Kirkman, Skybound Bring Dracula's Henchman 'Renfield' to the Big Screen

Robert Kirkman, Skybound Bring Dracula's Henchman 'Renfield' to the Big Screen

Robert Kirkman and his company Skybound Productions will help produce a new film for Universal titled Renfield. Renfield is Dracula's assistant, and the film is based on a pitch made by Kirkman. Dexter Fletcher will helm the project, coming off vast success with Bohemian Rhapsody and Rocketman. He took over the Queen biopic after the […]

Bryan Singer Reportedly OUT of Millennium Films 'Red Sonja'

Bryan Singer may indeed be officially out of Millennium Films Red Sonja reboot, at least according to a line in a piece from The Hollywood Reporter. Blink and you'll miss it, but buried down in an expose about CEO and founder of Millennium Films, Avi Lerner, and his role in the Brett Ratner / Charlotte Kirk […]

Original 'Red Sonja' Brigitte Nielsen Has Some Opinions on Bryan Singer

Woe to the film studio *cough* Millennium Films *cough* who decided having Bryan Singer direct a new version of Red Sonja was a good idea. Seriously, why in the WORLD would you pick Singer, who was fired from the now multi Oscar-winning Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody, and is responsible for some of the weakest superhero adaptation […]

Ian McKellen Clarifies His Position on the Allegations Against Bryan Singer

Two days ago Ian McKellen spoke to a crowd and was asked about the allegations against longtime friend director Bryan Singer. The response that McKellen made was problematic, to say the least as he seemed to imply that Singer and Kevin Spacey acted the way they did because they were closeted at the time. That […]

Sir Ian McKellen Comments on the Allegations Against Bryan Singer

In the age of #MeToo and #TimesUp people are looking for some sort of easy explanation as to why these things happen. If there is a reason or an explanation then that makes the horrifying allegations something much easier for human beings to "digest". It's hard wrapping your head around these sorts of allegations including […]

Brian May Offers Apology for Bryan Singer Comments

World-renown Queen guitarist (and astrophysicist) Brian May says he didn't understand how his comments about "following" Bryan Singer via Instagram could be taken as support for the man. While you take a minute to contemplate how someone with a PHD couldn't understand this, a bit of background. Bryan Singer was originally the director on FOX's award-winning Bohemian Rhapsody biopic […]

Bryan Singer Still in for 'Red Sonja', GLAAD Awards Drop 'Bohemian Rhapsody'

It's been a week of stories about Bryan Singer. Earlier this week, The Atlantic published an expose about the filmmaker which included additional allegations of impropriety, namely alleged unwilling intimate advances by Singer towards then-underage young men. It's a tough read, but The Atlantic claims to have undergone months of research and background before publishing the […]

Bryan Singer Shares BTS of 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Live Aid Rehearsal

Bryan Singer retained his directorial credit for Bohemian Rhapsody even though FOX fired him from the production. This is largely in part to how much of the film was completed at the time of the axing, and whatever contractual niceties were in place before then. The filmmaker isn't done with the picture however, as he's sharing some […]

[Review] 'Bohemian Rhapsody': Squeaky Clean and Disingenuous

Bohemian Rhapsody was very, very long, but at the same time, felt like it was missing so much. We could speak at length about >this< writer's personal disappointment with the film, but judging something on what it could have been vs what it is maybe isn't so fair. Yes, Rami Maleck is good as Freddie […]

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Report: Bryan Singer Getting Paid $10 Million for Directing Red Sonja

It would appear that Bryan Singer, who was fired by 20th Century Fox from his last directorial gig, will be getting a hefty directorial payday for helming Red Sonja for Millenium Films. According to a source, The Hollywood Reporter says that Singer will be paid $10 Million for his work on the upcoming remake of the comic […]

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Millennium's Red Sonja Film May Have Bryan Singer Directing

In today's BUT FREAKING WHY news, it would appear that Bryan Singer is currently in talks to direct the upcoming live-action feature film adaptation of Red Sonja from Millennium. This is troubling news, to say the least, considering Singer's recent firing from 20th Century Fox due to his mismanagement of their Queen biopic film, Bohemian Rhapsody. There are […]

Rami Malek's 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Freddie Mercury Voice Is Actually 3 People

Audiences are already divided on the 20th Century Fox biopic film Bohemian Rhapsody about one of the greatest rockbands in history, Queen.  Perhaps folks forget that the pitch for the flick was a look at the rise of the band as a whole, and not just the incredible frontman who took the world by storm. Much has […]

Bryan Singer Asked to Be Removed as Executive Producer of FX's Legion

Things aren't going so great for Bryan Singer. The X-Men director was fired from the Freddie Mercury biopic, Bohemian Rhapsody, amid reports of no-showing filming and feuding with the film's star, Rami Malek. Not long after that, Singer's production company moved off the Fox lot, ending a long association with the studio. Singer said the trouble with Fox started when Singer needed to […]

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Bryan Singer Could Lose His Executive Producer Credit on Season 2 of The Gifted

As Bleeding Cool told you earlier today, Fox's X-Men drama The Gifted had been renewed for a second season after scoring respectable ratings and being relatively well-liked by critics in its debut season. Eagle-eyed readers might have noticed that Bryan Singer was listed in the press release announcing the renewal. Singer has an executive producer […]

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Fox Readies a Regifting of The Gifted for Season 2

The Gifted just received a gift of its own in the form of a second season renewal by Fox, who made the announcement during the network's Television Critics Association's (TCA) winter press tour. Set in Marvel's X-Men universe, the adventure-drama series stars Stephen Moyer, Amy Acker, Natalie Alyn Lind, Percy Hynes White, Sean Teale, Jamie Chung, […]

Bryan Singer Accused of Sexual Assault of 17-Year-Old Boy, Denies Allegations

Days after Fox fired him as director of Bohemian Rhapsody, X-Men director Bryan Singer has been accused of the sexual assault of a 17-year-old boy, according to a report from USA Today, who obtained a copy of the lawsuit and describe it in the passage below: The civil suit, obtained by USA TODAY, claims Singer offered […]

Replacement Director for Bohemian Rhapsody Announced

After a pretty eventful week for the Freddie Mercury/Queen biopic film, Bohemian Rhapsody.  First, there was the announcement that the production was halting due to the absence of their director, Bryan Singer.  Then, Singer was officially fired from the production by FOX, citing his unexplained multiple no shows to set.  But then yesterday, Singer fired back, stating that […]

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Moving Day: Bryan Singer's Production Company Moving out of the Fox Lot

The day kept on getting longer for Bryan Singer. News had previously emerged earlier today that 20th Century Fox had fired Singer from his role as director of the band Queen's biopic, Bohemian Rhapsody. Now Hollywood Reporter has learned that Singers production company Bad Hat Harry has been rapidly vacating it's offices which it had […]

Bryan Singer Says Fox Fired Him Because He Was Caring for Sick Parent

Director Bryan Singer has fired back at Fox following the announcement Monday afternoon that the studio had fired Singer from the production of Bohemian Rhapsody, the Queen biopic starring Rami Malek. Reports said the studio fired Singer for taking absences from the set too often, and that those absences propelled Singer Headlong into conflict (involving […]