Although he was fired from Bohemian Rhapsody, director Bryan Singer still expects to earn tens of millions of dollars for the Academy Award nominee.
The singer, who is accused of having sex with minors – which he does not deny – remains the director of the biography of Freddie Mercury, despite the fact that he has not finished work on it, and will earn at least $ 40 million A55 million), according to Hollywood Reporter.
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Two sources have stated in the trade publication that his high salary is the result of long-term work with them X-Men franchise and "strong backward supply" in his business.
The singer, 53, was released from the movie with just two weeks of recording. Producers eventually replaced him with British director Dexter Fletcher.
Since Singer has retained his directorial credit, he will most likely receive a return fee, although the sources said THR that Fox – a studio that co-finances and issues a film – explores its legal possibilities in terms of its financial obligations towards the director.
Czech rhapsody was nominated for five Oscars, and star Rami Malek won the Golden Globe and SAG Award for his performance as Mercury.
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