Bryan Singer to Direct Freedom Formula: Ghost of the Wasteland New Regency has picked up the rights to “Freedom Formula: Ghost of the Wasteland” with Bryan Singer in talks to adapt the comicbook series. The comicbook has a futuristic premise in which fighter jets have been replaced by pilots who battle in racing exo-suits. The protagonist is a genetically engineered racer who learns his bloodline has the power to change society. The film will be distributed by Fox, which last worked with Singer on “X2: X-Men United”, reports Variety. While a production date is yet to be announced, Michael Finch has been confirmed as the script writer.