Scott having a larger role in Singer's X3 is a no brainer, although Dougherty's pitches may not have come to fruition.
Originally Posted by BMM
The future validity of the original trilogy was called into question the second its events, and everything post 1973, were determined to be the cause of the dystopian future the X-Men are trying to avoid.
No, that's not what he said. He's said he's not ignoring any of the films, and he's not. They are still in continuity, but they are part of a problem continuity. In order to fix a problem, you have to acknowledge it exists in the first place. And there will be fixing. That is the entire point of the story. What will be fixed, however, remains to be seen.
Exactly this. The validity of the OT has
to come into question. It's a necessity of the story.