Monday, August 16, 2010
'X-Men : First Class' adds Three new Actors to the Cast!
All three actors have just been added to the already impressive list of actors that will appear in X-Men: First Class, the upcoming 20th Century Fox film from director Matthew Vaughn.
Fresh off a recent stint as the villainous Calibos in Clash of the Titans, British actor Jason Flemyng (ITV’s Primeval) will play Nightcrawler’s father Azazel, and his character will indeed be covered in heavy makeup and boast a tail like his famous son. You can read about the character here.
Here is the full list of actors set to appear in Matthew Vaughn’s X-Men prequel:
James McAvoy : Charles Xavier/Professor X
Rose Byrne : Dr. Moira MacTaggert
Michael Fassbender : Erik Lensherr/Magneto
Nicholas Hoult : Hank McCoy a.k.a. Beast
Jennifer Lawrence : Mystique
Caleb Landry Jones : Sean Cassidy/Banshee
Lucas Till : Alex Summers/Havoc
Edi Gathegi : Darwin
Alice Eve : Emma Frost /The White Queen
Kevin Bacon : Unknown but rumoured to be Sebastian Shaw
Jason Flemyng : Azazel
X-Men: First Class is set to open in theaters June 3, 2011.
Do all these casting news have you excited about the upcoming movie?
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