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Entertainment Bryan Singer Says He Would Work With Kevin Spacey Again

20:06  11 december  2017
20:06  11 december  2017 Source:   esquire.co.uk

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Director Bryan Singer , the latest powerful Hollywood man to face public accusations of sexual abuse and misconduct, has told an interviewer that he would be open to working with disgraced actor Kevin Spacey again , but that it “depends on the project.”

The director — fresh off getting fired from the Freddie Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody earlier this week and himself in the subject of a new lawsuit alleging he raped a 17-year-old boy — says he 's down to work with Kevin Spacey again but, yes, it "depends on the project."

Bryan Singer Says He Would Work With Kevin Spacey Again © Kevin Winter / Getty Bryan Singer Says He Would Work With Kevin Spacey Again

The following article contains discussion of sexual misconduct allegations that some readers may find distressing.

X-Men series director Bryan Singer has denied that sexual misconduct on the part of Kevin Spacey held up the filming of The Usual Suspects, the film the pair worked on together in 1995.

Star Gabriel Byrne made headlines this week with accusations of Spacey's misconduct on the set towards a younger actor, claims which Bryan Singer denies.

Watch: Bryan Singer 'denies' assault lawsuit (Provider: Bang Showbiz)

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Later, Singer was confronted about Gabriel Byrne’s recent comments that production on The Usual Suspects was briefly shut down due to Kevin Spacey allegedly engaging in inappropriate sexual behavior with a younger actor. TMZ: Do you think he ’ll be able to work again ?

Director Bryan Singer said that he would be open to working with Kevin Spacey again .

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Singer says he has no knowledge of the alleged incident, telling TMZ: "It baffles me. I'll ask [Gabriel] when I see him, and I do run into him quite often."

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LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Director Bryan Singer said that he would be open to working with Kevin Spacey again . Bryan Singer and Kevin Spacey . Images: Getty.

Director Bryan Singer , the latest powerful Hollywood man to face public accusations of sexual abuse and misconduct, has told an interviewer that he would be open to working with disgraced actor Kevin Spacey again He claimed to baffled by Byrne’s accusations, saying that they are “not true at all.”

He adds that he doesn't think Spacey's ability to find work will be damaged by the recent months, adding: "He'll always be able to work, it's just up to the audience."

The director added that he would be open to personally working with Spacey again too.

  Bryan Singer Says He Would Work With Kevin Spacey Again © Provided by Hearst Communications, Inc

"He's a guy that I helped launch his career," he said. "He's an acquaintance of mine, and it depends on the project I guess."

A spokesperson for Kevin Spacey has said that the actor is currently seeking "evaluation and treatment" following allegations against him.

Bryan Singer was recently fired from the Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody, following reports of his absence from the film's set and a fallout with star Rami Malek.

Rami Malek et al. posing for the camera © Provided by Hearst Communications, Inc

However, Singer once again decided to clear the air on those rumours, told TMZ that it will be his film, despite Eddie the Eagle director Dexter Fletcher taking over.

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And director Bryan Singer , whose own reckoning is still ongoing, seems to think that everything is going to be fine. In fact, he seems to think that he and Kevin Spacey , who has been accused of sexual assault and harassment by several men, will not only work again

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"It's going to be my film. Me and Rami are cool," he added.

"We had two great weeks and then I had two instances with my mother. I had to fly back to see her in the hospital, and then eventually that took a toll on me.

"That didn't allow me to get the best out of him and his fellow actors that I knew I needed. I knew I needed the time off and instead I was summarily fired. That's what happened."

Rape Crisis England and Wales works towards the elimination of sexual violence. If you've been affected by the issues raised in this story, you can access more information on their website or by calling the National Rape Crisis Helpline on 0808 802 9999. Rape Crisis Scotland's helpline number is 08088 01 03 02.

Readers in the US are encouraged to contact RAINN, or the National Sexual Assault Hotline on 800-656-4673.

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