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X-Men: Days of Future Past
'X-Men: Days of Future Past,' the follow-up to 'First Class,' is combining both new and old casts of the film franchise for one large time-travel adventure. Though we've only seen pics from the pre-production stages, we now have a first look at one of the characters: Beast! And it looks like he's going through some new changes.
'X-Men: Days of Future Past' is looking to be Bryan Singer's version of 'The Avengers' and 'Justice League.' It's got a huge cast filled with members of the original 'X-Men' trilogy, members of 'First Class' and even some newbies, like Peter Dinklage. Oh, and there's Sentinels too! If that wasn't epic enough for you, the latest rumor out on the webosphere suggests this universe is about to be blown sky high by the introduction of major comic book baddie Apocalypse. But is there any truth to it?
The cast for 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' seems to be growing by the hour. Not only is Bryan Singer coming back to direct his third 'X-Men' movie, but many characters from the original trilogy are returning to join the new crop from 'First Class'. But what about one of the fan favorites -- Alan Cumming (Nightcrawler)?
'X-Men: Days of Future Past' was already gaining buzz for bringing back seemingly every major actor from the five films in the ever-popular franchise, but the roster keeps on growing with faces new to the series. Today, it was revealed that Omar Sy, a French actor best known for his role in 'The Intouchables,' has joined the cast.
Jennifer Lawrence is hot stuff. She's just come off of winning Best Actress for 'Silver Linings Playbook' and flipping off an unruly reporter at the 2013 Oscars, and she's a key player in two huge movie franchises -- 'The Hunger Games' and 'X-Men.' She's constantly on the go and therefore doesn't have time sit in a makeup chair for hours on end just so she can reprise her role of Mystique in 'X-Men: Days of Future Past.'
'X-Men: Days of Future Past' is to commence shooting in April, and it will include a lot of familiar faces. One current holdout is Halle Berry, who originated the role of Storm. Last we heard she wasn't in the picture, but now it looks like there's a strong chance of Storm appearing in 'Future Past.'
'X-Men: Days of Future Past' is sounding more and more like the most "epic" movie for lovers of this superhero team, and that's using Bryan Singer's own words. It's gonna have sentinels, Peter Dinklage as the main villain, 'X-Men' veterans mingled with the cast of 'First Class,' and the list of amenities just keeps on growing. And just when we couldn't be even more pumped than we already are, we might (repeat might) have just learned when the first preview of this ultimate 'X-Men' movie will be hitting.