Disgraced Hollywood producer, Bryan Singer’s upcoming film, ‘Purple Sonja’ has been put “on maintain” because of the current controversy surrounding allegations of sexual misconduct.
In accordance with The Hollywood Reporter, Millennium Movies is giving the challenge the pink mild and won’t be buying the press at this 12 months’s European Movie Market in Berlin.
When The Atlantic posted their article which accused Singer of assaulting a number of underage boys, Millennium Movies CEO Avi Lerner launched an announcement defending Singer.
“I proceed to be in growth for Purple Sonja and Bryan Singer continues to be hooked up. The over $800 million Bohemian Rhapsody has grossed, making it the best grossing drama in movie historical past, is testomony to his outstanding imaginative and prescient and acumen. I do know the distinction between agenda pushed faux information and actuality, and I’m very comfy with this resolution. In America persons are harmless till confirmed in any other case,” he stated in an announcement to THR.
Earlier than rapidly altering his tune:
“I do not need to apologize. I simply need to make clear [the statement],” Lerner advised THR final month. “I believe victims ought to be heard and this allegation ought to be taken very, very critically. I simply do not agree to evaluate by the Twitter. I need [the accused] to be judged by the courtroom.”