"James Mc Avoy is definitely cast as a young Charles Xavier, Mike Fassbender is in the movie, Nick Hoult, those are for sure," Singer confirmed."When I got to London four weeks ago, there was only one actor cast for sure, and that was really scary," Singer said.On June 21, 2006, a gay screenwriter in his thirties working his way through the film industry landed an invitation to the after-party for the Los Angeles premiere of director Bryan Singer’s film Superman Returns. I wandered into what seemed like a screening room or TV room. Someone told me to stick around as late as I could because after most of the guests leave, the scene in the pool ‘gets freaky.’ There were a lot of twinks inside, just hanging out, and all of them were white.“They’ve been ‘friends’ for a while,” pointed out another amateur Sherlock, directing attention to a Twitter photo from May of the two: actor Matthew Morrison’s Halloween party last weekend, along with the likes of Taylor Lautner, JC Chasez and Chance Crawford.After his breakout turn as a muscle-bound shape-shifter in "New Moon," Taylor Lautner has become a go-to Hollywood action star, landing roles in the thriller "Abduction," the superhero flick "Stretch Armstrong" and, possibly, the martial arts-heavy "Cancun." There had also been a rumor the 18-year-old was approached for a role in "X-Men: First Class," Marvel's adaptation of the comic series that follows the young mutants as they enroll in Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters.
Kevin Bacon is in; Taylor Lautner is out, for now; Meagan Good is uncertain.Michael Egan, the man who accused director Bryan Singer of sexually assaulting him when he was a minor, has been sentenced to two years in prison for fraud.According to TMZ, Michael was convicted of securities fraud."He's doing a movie in Pittsburgh called Abduction and then he's got the next Twilight movie.We talked about it a lot, he is a friend, and I really wanted to make it work.