Brad Renfro looked different, but Fernando Altschul expected that — they hadn't seen each other in 10 years, when Renfro was 14 years old. The two had first met on the psychological thriller Apt PupilRenfro as the film's star along with Ian McKellen, Altschul as its year-old first assistant director, working with director Bryan Singer. Despite the fact that Renfro had a knack for making his job difficult — like sneaking cigarettes when union reps were visiting the set — Altschul still liked the kid, who at 11 had vaulted from obscurity to movie stardom when he was selected to star opposite Susan Sarandon and Tommy Lee Jones in the John Grisham thriller The Client.
Sam Singer, a spokesman for Goddard, says the producer unequivocally denies the claims and says he was a "mentor, teacher and friend" to Edwards and worked as his personal manager. Singer says Goddard has great respect for the actor, but is saddened by what he called "false allegations. Edwards, 55, wrote a post on Mediumclaims Goddard took advantage of "an emptiness in my home life.
At that point, Singer had been publicly accused of sexual assault by two men. One case, brought forth by Michael Egan inwas later withdrawn. Allegations of predatory behavior had also followed the director for years.
Brad Renfro made his film debut when he was 12, in The Clientone of the top grossing films of Renfro went on to act in several other films, but byhe started to make headlines for trouble with the law instead of for his movie successes. Arrests for drugs and other offenses culminated on January 15,when Renfro was found dead at his home from a heroin overdose. He was the son of Angela and Mark Renfro, who worked in a blueprint factory.
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Sleepers is a American legal crime drama film written, produced, and directed by Barry Levinsonand based on Lorenzo Carcaterra 's novel of the same name. The local priest, Father Robert "Bobby" Carillo, serves as a father figure to the boys and keeps an eye on them. However, they start running small errands for a local gangster, King Benny.
Would I be married? Singer became notorious in gay Hollywood for his raucous pool parties filled with young men who looked like they were in high school. Instead, however, the company allegedly functioned as a way for Hollywood executives to prey on teenage boys. A man identified as Andy met Collins-Rector when he was 14 and began a sexual relationship with him.
The Bohemian Rhapsody director Bryan Singer has been trailed by accusations of sexual misconduct for 20 years. Here, his alleged victims tell their stories. Studio executives were skeptical about starting a comic-book movie in a concentration camp, but the film became a blockbuster and launched a hugely profitable franchise for 20th Century Fox.
Bohemian Rhapsody director Bryan Singer faces new allegations of sexually abusing underage boys. The Atlantic published an investigation Wednesday on Singer's history of alleged misconduct that took 12 months to produce and included interviews with more than 50 people. The first of several new accusers is Victor Valdovinos, who says he was 13 when Singer, who was in his 30s, approached him in his school's bathroom while he was there filming the movie Apt Pupil. He says he was asked to be an extra and that on set, Singer molested him.