X-Men: First Class has added yet another new cast member. According to ComingSoon.net, actor Jason Flemyng has been cast as the villain, Azazel. In the Marvel universe, Azazel is Nightcrawler’s father and made his first appearance in “Uncanny X-Men #428 in a storyline called “The Draco” where we finally learned that Kurt Wagner a.k.a Nightcrawler […]
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The cast of X-Men: First Class continues to grow! Variety reports that Kevin Bacon has signed on to star as the as-of-yet unspecified villain of the film. Jennifer Lawrence (Winter’s Bone) has also joined the cast where she will play Mystique (a role that Rebecca Romijn played in the first three films of the franchise). The actors join the previously announced […]
Alice Eve has been cast as “Emma Frost” in Matthew Vaughn’s highly anticipated superhero flick X-Men: First Class. The actress joins the previously announced Michael Fassbender as “Magneto” and James McAvoy as “Professor X”. The film will chart the epic beginning of the “X-Men” saga and follow Xavier and Magneto, who turn from being close […]
Michael Fassbender has officially been chosen to star as Magento in Matthew Vaughn’s upcoming X-Men: First Class film. Fassbender will star opposite James McAvoy, who has previously signed to play Charles Xavier aka Professor X, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Fassbender’s recent on screen exploits include roles in Jonah Hex, Inglourious Basterds and 300. The young […]
THR reports that James McAvoy has signed on to play a young Charles Xavier, aka Professor X, in “X-Men: First Class,” which Matthew Vaughn is directing for Fox. According to Fox, “First Class” will “chart the epic beginning of the X-Men saga. Before Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr took the names Professor X and Magneto, […]
Icon vs. Icon recently caught up with director/screenwriter Michael Dougherty to discuss his past, his influences, his blossoming career as a screenwriter, the state of modern horror, and his new Halloween classic, ‘Trick ‘r Treat’.
Universal Pictures has brought director Bryan Singer on board to direct and produce a big screen adaptation of Battlestar Galactica. The original series producer, Glen Larson, is also aboard the project. The story of Battlestar Galactica followed a band of humans who were the only survivors of a devastating attack on their colonial homeworld by the […]