Hollywood Sex Abuse Doc Draws Fire for Sex Party Claims and Reliance on 'Proven Liar'

December 3, 2014 9:14 AM

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Lawyers for X-Men director Bryan Singer and television executive Garth Ancier have blasted director Amy Berg for relying on Hollywood sex accuser Michael Egan in her new documentary on Hollywood male-on-male teen sex abuse, An Open Secret, labeling Egan a "liar" based on inconsistencies between his now-withdrawn sex abuse lawsuits and his own prior sworn statements, as well as the reprimand he received from a federal judge last month for lying in court.

Those prior statements came in connection with an earlier lawsuit, filed in 2000 by Egan and two others, Mark Ryan and Alex Burton, but I have learned that Burton swore under oath six months ago in a declaration that Egan's 2014 suits were "claims based on lies."

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