'X-Men' director accused of sexually assaulting a minor
Director Bryan Singer discusses 'X-Men, Days of Future Past' on July 20, 2013 in San Diego, California [AFP]

Hollywood director Bryan Singer, best known for his four successful "X-Men" movies, has been accused in a lawsuit of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old boy in 2003. According to court documents filed Thursday in Seattle, in the northwestern state of Washington, Singer is accused of sexually assaulting Cesar Sanchez-Guzman during a party on a yacht owned by one of the director's wealthy friends.