New & Noteworthy:

Michael Egan

Archives | Mentions:

Page 1 of 11

Judge allows ‘X-Men’ director’s accuser to drop sex abuse lawsuit

| Thursday, August 28, 2014
Michael Egan
HONOLULU -- A former child model can drop his lawsuit accusing "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sex abuse in Hawaii and has the option of refiling it later, a federal judge ruled Wednesday. Michael Egan III said in a previous court filing that he wanted to dismiss the lawsuit, not because it lacks merit but because he can't find a new lawyer to represent him.

Filed under: , ,

Accuser of ‘X-Men’ director Bryan Singer seeks case dismissal

| Thursday, August 21, 2014
Michael Egan
HONOLULU -- A former child model accusing "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sex abuse in Hawaii said he wants to dismiss the lawsuit - not because it lacks merit but because he can't find a new attorney to represent him.

Filed under: , , ,

Attorneys representing Hollywood sex-abuse accuser want out

| Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Michael Egan
HONOLULU -- Lawyers for a former child model who is accusing "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sex abuse said Tuesday they want to get off the case because their relationship with the accuser has deteriorated. Attorneys Jeff Herman and Mark Gallagher filed a motion in U.S. District Court in Honolulu asking to withdraw as counsel for Michael Egan III.

Filed under: , ,

Sex abuse lawsuit dropped against former TV executive

| Thursday, June 5, 2014
David Neuman
HONOLULU -- A former aspiring actor and model withdrew his lawsuit alleging a former TV executive sexually abused him during trips to Hawaii in 1999. Attorneys for Michael Egan III filed papers Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Honolulu voluntarily dismissing the case against David Neuman.

Filed under: , , , ,

Judge sets hearing in sex abuse lawsuit against ‘X-Men’ director Bryan Singer

| Thursday, May 22, 2014
Bryan Singer
HONOLULU -- A federal judge in Hawaii will consider whether to throw out a sex abuse lawsuit against "X-Men" franchise director Bryan Singer after his attorneys presented information that neither the filmmaker nor his accuser were in the state at the time.

Filed under: , , , ,

‘X-Men’ director calls sex abuse lawsuit a ‘sick twisted shakedown’

| Thursday, April 24, 2014
Bryan Singer
LOS ANGELES — The director of the upcoming "X-Men" film has denied allegations contained in a lawsuit that he raped an aspiring actor and model in 1999 and called the claims a shakedown.

Filed under: , , , ,

Bryan Singer accuser sues three more entertainment figures for sexual abuse

| Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Plaintiff Michael Egan III (right) and his mother Bonnie Mound take questions from the media during a news conference in Beverly Hills, Calif., Monday, April 21, 2014. Egan, who previously accused “X-Men” director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him when he was a teen, sued former TV programming executive Garth Ancier in Hawaii Monday accusing him of abuse in 1999 when Egan was 17. Egan also sued two other men in separate federal court lawsuits in Hawaii Monday, claiming they also abused him on trips there.
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — A man who has accused "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him when he was a teen has sued three more entertainment industry figures, claiming they also molested him.

Filed under: , , , ,

Man details abuse claims against ‘X-Men’ director Bryan Singer

| Saturday, April 19, 2014
Michael Egan
LOS ANGELES -- A man who claims he was sexually abused by "X-Men" franchise director Bryan Singer says he reported the molestation to authorities at the time, and he does not know why charges were never pursued.

Filed under: , , , , ,

Page 1 of 11