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X-Men: Apocalypse

X-Men Apocalypse 2016

‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ is the announced sequel to ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past,’ which sees director Bryan Singer and screenwriter Simon Kinberg crafting a new story centered around one of the most iconic villains of the X-Men comic book universe — Apocalypse. Plot details are currently under construction, though the film is said to be a direct follow-up to ‘Days of Future Past’ and will further develop the new cast established in ‘X-Men: First Class’ (i.e. Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy, Jennifer Lawrence, etc.)

  • Release Date: May 27, 2016
  • Director: Bryan Singer
  • Written By: Bryan Singer, Simon Kinberg, Dan Harris & Mike Dougherty
 
  • Cast: TBD

Channing Tatum Says He’s Met With ‘X-Men’ Producers About Playing Gambit

Channing Tatum Gambit X Men
Sony Pictures/Marvel

Gambit has been a fan favorite 'X-Men' character ever since his first full appearance in "Uncanny X-Men #266" back in 1990. You would think that would lead to fast track to the big screen, but Gambit's road to cinematic stardom has been shaky at best. The character made a brief appearance in the horrible 'X-Men Origins: Wolverine' (played by Taylor Kitsch), but has since not been re-introduced to movie audiences. That could all change as Channing Tatum admits he's met with the 'X-Men' producers about the part.

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‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Reveals Main Cast, To Be Somewhat Based on ‘Age of Apocalypse’

X-Men Apocalypse Age of Apocalypse
Marvel

The announcement of 'X-Men: Apocalypse,' a film that would undoubtedly see one of the most famous villains of the 'X-Men' universe rise to the big screen, came as a delight to fans of these Marvel characters, even with director Bryan Singer's 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' waiting to be released. We still have a little over a month left to see the sequel to 'First Class,' but 'Apocalypse' is already looking to up the ante.

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‘X-Men’ Producers Want Jennifer Lawrence to Star in Mystique Spinoff Film

Mystique Jennifer Lawrence Spinoff
20th Century Fox

There once was a time when many X-Men spinoffs were proposed - including Magneto, Gambit and Deadpool films - but none actually happened. With a new regime at Fox, the 'X-Men' producers want to revisit the idea of mutant spinoffs and they have a new character in their sights: Jennifer Lawrence's Mystique.

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‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ to Explore Mutant Origins With or Without Bryan Singer at the Helm

Bryan Singer, X-Men Apocalypse
Getty Images, Marvel

Even though the release of 'X-Men: Apocalypse' is over two years away, and we're getting another 'X-Men' movie before it (possibly two), that hasn't stopped producer and co-writer Bryan Singer from dropping hints about what the film will be about.

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Bryan Singer Enlists His ‘X2′ Writers for ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’

X-Men Apocalypse Writers
20th Century Fox

Aside from the title, 'X-Men: Apocalypse' -- which already conjures a whole slew of presumptions -- little is known about the next installment of the 'X-Men' movie series following 'Days of Future Past.' But this could quickly change as Bryan Singer is hard at work on the script, and he's recruited the writers from 'X2' to hammer down the story.

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Does the ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ Post-Credits Scene Tease Apocalypse? [UPDATE]

X-Men Days of Future Past Post-Credits Scene Apocalypse
20th Century Fox

20th Century Fox and director Bryan Singer are still keeping details on 'X-Men: Apocalypse,' the recently announced sequel to 'Days of Future Past,' under wraps, but potential details have been leaking out. The biggest question on many fans' minds is, how will the sequel build off of 'Days of Future Past'? As of now, it looks like that will happen via the post-credits scene, which has been revealed in its entirety.

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Who Is Apocalypse? A Primer to ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’

X-Men Apocalypse Origins
Marvel

The Avengers have Thanos. Spider-Man has the Sinister Six. Now it seems the X-Men are finally getting their central, all-powerful baddie to fight -- Apocalypse.

'X-Men: Days of Future Past' director Bryan Singer recently announced that the sequel to his ultimate mutant team-up will be 'X-Men: Apocalypse,' coming on May 27, 2016. While no other information was revealed at the time, it is presumed to take its name from one of the most powerful beings in the X-Men universe and perhaps even one of his most famous comic-book arcs, 'Age of Apocalypse.'

But who is this end-of-times mutant? For those unfamiliar, here's a brief intro to this classic comic-book villain.

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Fox Planning a Shared Movie Universe For ‘X-Men’ and ‘The Fantastic Four’

X-Men Fantastic Four
Marvel

With Marvel building towards future 'Avengers' films, Warner Bros. building 'Batman vs. Superman' towards a 'Justice League' movie and Sony expanding 'The Amazing Spider-Man' universe, you knew it was only a matter of time before Fox announced some big plans for their superhero films. With 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' melding the two 'X-Men' franchises, now it looks like they're going to also combine the 'X-Men' films with the new 'Fantastic Four' reboot into one big universe.

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‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Will Be a Direct Sequel to ‘Days of Future Past’?

X-Men Apocalypse
20th Century Fox

Director Bryan Singer announced Thursday that the next film to follow 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' will bear the name of 'X-Men: Apocalypse' and hit on May 27, 2016. With no other information to go on, the film is merely presumed to take its name from the Apocalypse character in the comics and perhaps even the storyline 'Age of Apocalypse.' However, more details have shed some light on this title that through the Internet into a frenzy.

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‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Announced for May 2016

X-Men Apocalypse 2016
Marvel

We're more than five months away from the release of 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' and already the next installment in this cinematic universe, 'X-Men: Apocalypse,' has been announced for release in May 2016!

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