Villain Is Cast In Next “X-Men” Movie
Oscar Issac will play the title villain X-Men: Apocalypse.
The character, a gray skinned immortal born in the ancient Middle East, made in brief appearance in last year’s X-Men: Days of Future Past.
While that movie was set in the ’70s X-Men: Apocalypse. will unfold during the ‘80s.
Bryan Singer, who developed the script with Michael Dougherty, Dan Harris and Simon Kinberg, is back in the director’s chair. James McAvoy, Michael Fassbinder and Jennifer Lawrence will also be returning.
Isaac will be seem alongside Jessica Chastain the upcoming A Most Violent Year, a crime thriller which follows the life go an immigrant and his family one of the most violent year’s in New York’s history.
Production will begin next year, while release is set for May 2016.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter