Legion: the second season arrives in April, Bryan Singer is no longer the executive producer
During the presentation FX tour print winter Television Critics Association, it was announced that the second season of the Legion will start next April. Noah Hawley, the creator of the series, has also announced that Navid Negahban will play Amahl Farouk, aka the Shadow King. Replace Said Taghmaoui (Wonder Woman) that had been previously announced for the role but left the production last November.
Noah Hawley just announced the Shadow King replacement for #LegionFX. Navid Negahban will be Amahl Farouk. #TCA18
— Aaron Pruner (@AaronFlux) January 5, 2018
Deadline also reports that Bryan Singer, the director of four episodes of the film saga of the X-Men, will not be the producer of the series. On the director a burden of accusations of sexual harassment.
Apparently, the Singer has not had an important role in the realization of the series. Hawley: “Bryan has asked us to remove his name from the series and we did that.”
“In the initial phase of the creation of the series, I met him a couple of times. He was interested in directing the pilot, but I have not spoken with him since I was appointed I. It was simply a name on the screen.”
Singer also directed the pilot for The Gifted and is a co-producer of the series.
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