Olivia Munn, Oscar Isaac and Kodi Smit-McPhee join the cast for the latest 'X-Men' instalment
An action-packed teaser for X-Men: Apocalypse debuted during yesterday’s Super Bowl broadcast on CBS. Scroll down to watch.
The follow-up to X-Men: Days Of Future Past is set for release on May 19 and introduces a host of new cast members, including Game Of Thrones actress Sophie Turner as Jean Grey, Tye Sheridan as Scott Summers aka Cyclops, former EastEnders actor Ben Hardy as Angel and Alexandra Shipp as Storm. Meanwhile, Dawn Of The Planets Of The Apes star Kodi Smit-McPhee will portray a young Nightcrawler and Olivia Munn has been cast as Psylocke.
They join returning cast members Jennifer Lawrence, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Nicholas Hoult and Evan Peters, as well as Oscar Isaac, who has been cast as Apocalypse, the villain that gives the film its title.
Rose Byrne is also confirmed to be reprising her role as CIA agent Moira MacTaggert from 2011’s X-Men: First Class and Hugh Jackman has hinted that he will be returning as Wolverine, though this has yet to be confirmed by Bryan Singer.
Patrick Stewart has revealed that he will not be appearing in X-Men: Apocalypse, but also said that his fellow original X-Men star Ian McKellen “certainly” will have a role.