X-Men director Bryan Singer denies raping 17-year-old boy on yacht
X-Men director Bryan Singer has been sued for allegedly raping a 17-year-old boy.
According to a lawsuit filed in Washington state court obtained by Deadline, Cesar Sanchez-Guzman claims that Singer assaulted him after offered to give him a tour of the yacht during a boat party near Seattle in 2003 when he was 17-years-old.
Sanchez-Guzman claims Singer in a room and forced him to perform oral sex before raping him. Sanchez-Guzman says the Superman Returns director used his position in Hollywood to threaten the teen into silence after the encounter.
According to Buzzfeed, the lawsuit states that the yacht was owned by a wealthy tech investor named Lester Waters and that a number of young gay men were attending the party.
Sanchez-Guzman is reportedly seeking damages including “emotional distress, mental anguish, physical