Bryan Singer has been axed from Legion Season 2 and beyond, amid accusations of sexual misconduct against the exec producer.
According to Deadline, Singer requested to be dropped from the show’s credits:
“Bryan asked to take his name off the show, so we have done that,” Legion creator/executive producer Noah Hawley told Deadline following the Legion TCA panel.
Sources say that Singer reached out to FX about the credit removal recently as sexual misconduct allegations, surfaced against the top director, including a lawsuit claiming sexual assault.
Legion Season 2 premieres April 2018, with eyes already on a likey third season to continue the series into 2019.
Stay tuned as we continue to monitor the renewal status of Legion Season 3…