With a recent report from ComicBook.com—via the Daily Star—about Marvel reaching out to Beyonce about a possible role in Marvel’s up-coming Phase III slate of movies, I feel that she would be the perfect replacement of long-time X-Men actress Halle Berry as Storm. While some may think it may seem unfeasible that Marvel would even consider severing ties with the Academy Award-winning actress, with rumors per DishNation.com of Berry being
Olivia Munn will be joining the cast of X-Men: Apocalypse, in the role of Elizabeth "Betsy" Braddock, who is otherwise known as Psylocke. According to Variety, director Bryan Singer made the casting announcement on Monday afternoon, by way of an Instagram post. https://instagram.com/p/1bYchvxD_p/?taken-by=bryanjaysinger Munn joins Lana Condor who will play Jubilee, and Ben Hardy who is set to play Angel, as the most recent additions to the cast of Apocalypse.
The X-Men series is losing its Mystique...well, at least the actress who currently portrays the character of Mystique. Jennifer Lawrence, who has played the role of Raven Darkholme/Mystique since 2011's X-Men: First Class, will not be appearing in the role again after her upcoming portrayal of the character in next year's X-Men: Apocalypse. When Josh Horowitz from MTV News caught up with Lawrence on the red carpet at the premiere
Back in November rumors began to circulate about potential actors and actresses who were being sought to portray younger versions of Scott "Cyclops" Summers and Jean Grey in Sony's X-Men: Apocalypse. Timothee Chalamet, Ben Hardy, and Charlie Rowe were the young men being considered for the part of a younger Cyclops, while Chloe Grace Moretz, Elle Fanning, and Oscar Nominee Hailee Steinfeld were the young ladies seen as possibilities for