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Bryan Singer is an American film director and producer who got his start by directing The Usual Suspects. He was hired by 20th Century Fox to direct X-Men, which kick-started the superhero renaissance. He later directed three sequels. He went to direct Superman Returns, a revival of the Superman film series starring Brandon Routh. He also directed... See full bio »

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Nominated for 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 19 wins & 22 nominations. See more awards »

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X-Men Director
(2000)
(1995)
Superman Returns Producer
(2006)

Filmography

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 2017-2019 The Gifted (TV Series) (executive producer - 29 episodes)
- oMens (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Monsters (2019) ... (executive producer)
- calaMity (2019) ... (executive producer)
- teMpted (2019) ... (executive producer)
- hoMe (2019) ... (executive producer)
 2018 Bohemian Rhapsody (executive producer - uncredited)
 2017-2018 Legion (TV Series) (executive producer - 16 episodes)
- Chapter 17 (2018) ... (executive producer - uncredited)
- Chapter 16 (2018) ... (executive producer - uncredited)
- Chapter 15 (2018) ... (executive producer - uncredited)
- Chapter 14 (2018) ... (executive producer - uncredited)
- Chapter 12 (2018) ... (executive producer - uncredited)
 2016 Out of the Village (Short) (executive producer)
 2016 X-Men: Apocalypse (producer)
 2015 Battle Creek (TV Series) (executive producer - 13 episodes)
- Sympathy for the Devil (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Homecoming (2015) ... (executive producer)
- The Hand-Off (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Stockholm (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Gingerbread Man (2015) ... (executive producer)
 2014 My Eleventh (Video) (executive producer)
 2014 The Taking of Deborah Logan (producer)
 2014 Black Box (TV Series) (executive producer - 13 episodes)
- Consequences (2014) ... (executive producer)
- The Fear (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Emotion (2014) ... (executive producer)
- I Shall Be Released (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Sing Like Me (2014) ... (executive producer)
 2014 Spooked (TV Series) (executive producer - 4 episodes)
- Brotherly Departed (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Mixed Signals (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Paranormal Professionals (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Exorschism (2014) ... (executive producer)
 2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past (producer)
 2011-2013 H+ (TV Series) (producer - 48 episodes)
- Visions of What's Come (2013) ... (producer)
- On the Brink (2013) ... (producer)
- Sacred Science (2013) ... (producer)
- Der Wahre Übermensch (2013) ... (producer)
- From/To Level 6 (2012) ... (producer)
 2013 U Want Me 2 Kill Him? (producer)
 2013 Ronny & i (Short) (executive producer)
 2013 Jack the Giant Slayer (producer)
 2012 Mockingbird Lane (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2004-2012 House (TV Series) (executive producer - 176 episodes)
- Everybody Dies (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Holding On (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Post Mortem (2012) ... (executive producer)
- The C Word (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Body and Soul (2012) ... (executive producer)
 2011 Vito (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2011 X-Men: First Class (producer)
 2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine (producer - uncredited)
 2007-2009 Dirty Sexy Money (TV Series) (executive producer - 23 episodes)
- The Facts (2009) ... (executive producer)
- The Bad Guy (2009) ... (executive producer)
- The Unexpected Arrival (2009) ... (executive producer)
- The Convertible (2009) ... (executive producer)
- The Organ Donor (2008) ... (executive producer)
 2008 Valkyrie (producer)
 2008 Valkyrie: The Plot to Kill Hitler (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 2007 Football Wives (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2007 Trick 'r Treat (producer)
 2007 Color Me Olsen (Short) (producer)
 2006 The Science of Superman (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 2006 Superman Returns (producer - produced by)
 2006 Look, Up in the Sky! The Amazing Story of Superman (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 2005 The Triangle (TV Mini Series) (executive producer - 3 episodes)
- Episode 3 (2005) ... (executive producer)
- Episode 2 (2005) ... (executive producer)
- Episode 1 (2005) ... (executive producer)
 2003 X2: X-Men United (executive producer)
 1998 Burn (executive producer)
 1998 Apt Pupil (producer)
 1995 The Usual Suspects (producer)
 1993 Public Access (executive producer)
 1988 Lion's Den (Short) (producer)
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Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
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Show Show Thanks (19 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Directed Walls Magnum ice cream commercials that starred Benicio Del Toro. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 3 Interviews | 8 Articles | 2 Pictorials | See more »

Alternate Names:

Bryan

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)

Children:

Clunie-Singer, Dashiell Julius William

Parents:

Singer, Norbert Dave | Singer, Grace

Relatives:

Lori Singer (cousin) | See more »
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I identify with Superman. I am adopted, I am an only child, and I love the idea that he comes from another world, that he's the ultimate immigrant. He has all these extraordinary powers, and he has a righteousness about him. See more »

Trivia:

DC Comics offered Singer access to the 20-plus years of development information that Superman has had since 1986, but Singer vehemently refused to use this information, instead insisting that he use only the continuity of the Richard Donner films. See more »

Trademark:

Often works with cinematographer Newton Thomas Sigel See more »

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