Tag Archives: X-Men films

Bryan Singer reveals new details about ‘X-Men: First Class’

HollywoodNews.com: Details have been vague when it comes to Bryan Singer’s latest “X-Men” movie, “First Class”–a prequel/reboot hybrid featuring the backstories of several characters. In light of this, Singer sat down with AICN recently to clarify just what we can expect from everyone’s favorite mutants when they return to theaters[...]

“Wolverine” sequel set in Japan, farmed out to writing duo

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It is sounding more and more like Hugh Jackman dropped out of “Avon Man,” as was previously reported, to prep for a second “Wolverine” installment. We all know Jackman can’t pump up his physique to play the steely X-Men overnight. That kind of training takes time.[...]

Hugh Jackman and producing partner fold their Seed label

HollywoodNews.com: Hugh Jackman wants to drop the title of producer to focus solely on acting. Actor originally partnered with John Palermo four years ago to form Seed Productions on the Fox lot where they shepherded such hit films as “X-Men: The Last Stand,” “Deception” and “X-Men Origins: Wolverine” which have[...]

Will “Vampires” leak cost Fox at the box?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Sounds like 20tht Century Fox has yet to plug that damaging leak. The studio made headlines last summer when an early copy of “X-Men Origins: Wolverine” leaked online. Now an unfinished version of the studio’s upcoming horror comedy spoof “Vampires Suck” has found its way to[...]

‘Mad Men’s’ January Jones to star as Emma Frost in ‘X-Men’

HollywoodNews.com: “Mad Men” star January Jones has revealed that she doesn’t think that men in today’s world are that much different than they are in the “Mad Men” times, but now she’s about to take a leap into an entirely different time frame. She has just signed on to play[...]

Kevin Bacon tapped to play unnamed baddie in ‘X-Men: First Class’

HollywoodNews.com: Actor Kevin Bacon has become the latest recruit to the Hollywood superhero craze – as an “X-Men” villain. The cult actor has signed up to play an unnamed baddie in the upcoming prequel movie as Brit director Matthew Vaughn fills out his ensemble cast. He will be joined on[...]

Alice Eve in negotiations to play Emma Frost in X-Men prequel

HollywoodNews.com: British actress Alice Eve is reportedly in talks for the coveted role of anti-heroine Emma Stone, known as the White Queen, in the highly-anticipated X-Men prequel “X-Men: First Class.” Eve recently starred in “She’s Out of My League.” Fan reactions to this potential casting have been mixed. What do[...]

“Kick-Ass” director Vaughn contender for “X-Men:First Class”

By Staff Fox’s “X-Men: First Class” is about to get a little Kick-ass. Director Matthew Vaughn of the Lionsgate fanboy film is in negotiations to direct the comic book reboot. “X-Men: First Class” centers on an origin story of the mutant heroes, with a look at Cyclops, Jean Gray among[...]

Bryan Singer will produce, but not direct, “X-Men” prequel

Bryan Singer’s reunion with his mighty mutant superheroes isn’t meant to be. While the director of the first two “X-Men” adaptations was set to return to the franchise for 20th Century Fox’s “X-Men: First Class,” circumstances have led to Singer departing the project’s director’s chair but staying on as a[...]