Bryan Singer tease X-Men: Apocalypse

Last updated 09:39 07/12/2013
Bryan Singer #Apocalypse 2016

SURVIVAL OF THE FRANCHISE: X-Men director Bryan Singer teases the ultimate enemy for Marvel's mutant heroes; Apocalypse himself.

Relevant offers

Film

Sir Ian McKellen reveals he wears New Zealand pounamu for luck Outdoors screening and anti-plastic socialising in Queenstown Oscars 2017: US bars Oscar-nominated Syrian cinematographer Hugh Jackman retracts his claws for the last time in Logan Oscars 2017: Sound mixing Oscar nomination revoked for violation of campaign regulations Oscars 2017: Kiwi Hacksaw Ridge editor John Gilbert prepares for the big day Movie Review: Alone in Berlin - WWII drama that fails to leave a lasting impression Trainspotting's Danny Boyle: Why we chose life Why Emma Thompson won't take part in the Love Actually sequel Opinion: Three suggestions for new Oscar categories

The X-Men franchise will get another boost in 2016 with the release of X-Men: Apocalypse.

Director and producer Bryan Singer hinted at the next installment via Twitter when he wrote, "#Xmen #Apocalypse 2016!"

Fox confirmed the film will open in wide release on May 27, 2016.

Apocalypse is a major villain from the X-Men comics who appeared in the 1980s.

Singer has worked on all the Marvel mutant-focused films since the first X-Men was released in 2000.

He's also directing the next movie in the franchise, X-Men: Days of Future Past.

It's scheduled for a May 23, 2014, release. The film will star Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Halle Berry, Jennifer Lawrence, Anna Paquin, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Shawn Ashmore and Nicholas Hoult.

Ad Feedback

- AP

Comments

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content