Michael Fassbender officially joins the cast of X-Men: First Class. We have the details coming up next.
Welcome to Clevver Movies. I'm Amanda Janner with the latest casting announcement for X-Men: First Class. Last week, we told you Michael Fassbender was in negotiations with Fox for the role of Magneto in X-Men: First Class. It's now confirmed that the actor will join the cast in the latest X-Men flick. To accept the offer, Fassbender had to turn down the role of an unnamed villain in Marc Webb's Spider-Man reboot.
Also starring in X-Men will be James McAvoy as Professor Charles Xavier, Benjamin Walker in the dual-role as Dr. Hank McCoy and Beast, and Rosamund Pike as Emma Frost. Sources say Amber Heard is set to star as Mystique, so we'll keep you updated on whether or not the actress will follow in the of footsteps of Robecca Romijn in X-Men: First Class.
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