It looks like Bryan Singer and Fox may have settled their differences.

Deadline reports that Singer, who directed the first two 'X-Men' films for 20th Century Fox, is indeed involved in the series reboot, 'X-Men: First Class.' However, this time, he'll only be serving as a producer.

Fox and Singer previously had a falling out over 'X-Men: The Last Stand' when the studio failed to sign him fast enough, allowing Warner Bros. to swoop in and snag Singer for 'Superman Returns.' However, Fox loved Singer's treatment for 'X-Men: First Class' and was keen to work with him again. It looks like Bryan Singer and Fox may have settled their differences.

Deadline reports that Singer, who directed the first two 'X-Men' films for 20th Century Fox, is indeed involved in the series reboot, 'X-Men: First Class.' However, this time, he'll only be serving as a producer.

Fox and Singer previously had a falling out over 'X-Men: The Last Stand' when the studio failed to sign him fast enough, allowing Warner Bros. to swoop in and snag Singer for 'Superman Returns.' However, Fox loved Singer's treatment for 'X-Men: First Class' and was keen to work with him again.

Singer was originally in talks to direct 'First Class,' which Fox wants to start production on as soon as possible. But since he's already committed to a summer start on Warner Bros.' 'Jack the Giant Killer,' Singer will only have time to produce the film while Fox looks for a new director.

In the meantime, Fox is also developing a sequel to 'X-Men Origins: Wolverine,' with a script recently turned in by Bryan Singer's 'Usual Suspects' cohort Christopher McQuarrie.

Bryan Singer directed 'X-Men' in 2000 and 'X2' in 2003. Brett Ratner ('Red Dragon') took over the franchise with 'X-Men: The Last Stand' in 2006.

'X-Men: First Class' focuses on the origin stories of Professor Xavier and Magneto (played by Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen, respectively, in the original trilogy).
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