While I was on an insane high from hearing Sophie Turner and Saoirse Ronan might play young Jean Grey in X-Men: Apocalypse, I have found a new low in hearing we likely won't be seeing Sir Patrick Stewart or Ian McKellen at all.Read More
It's okay, Charles, the '80s will do that to you.
X-Men sticklers will tell you - Professor Xavier is as bald as a cueball. But when you're casting a leading man for your film about young, hip mutants, you couldn't possibly make him shave his head. No one finds that appealing. Nope. But as timelines converge it seems the creators of the franchise may be starting to fold to the pressure. Will James McAvoy start losing those locks in X-Men: Apocalypse?Read More
Chris Evans Suits Up for the Dapperest Ice Bucket Challenge Ever, Plus Lynda Carter, Matt Smith, and More
We're waiting, Tilda Swinton.
The MVP for this round of Ice Bucket Challenges ($41 million raised and counting) is Chris Evans, not just for wearing a suit (though thanks for that, sir), but also for putting proper thought into what constitutes "ice water." He’s exactly right—you have to let the ice melt a little, or else the water doesn’t get cold and the cubes bounce right off! Captain America, you nerd.Read More
McAvoy and Fassebender Do Their Best Stewart and McKellen Impressions, Try to Pick Up the Geek BFF Mantle [VIDEO]
Silly James McAvoy and Michael Fassbender. Everyone knows that when our benevolent alien overlords come down from the sky and take Sirs Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen away to have neverending space adventures together (because those two will never die), Robert Downey Jr and Mark Ruffalo are next in line for the celebrity soulmate BFFs title. Nice try, though. (via: Pajiba) Are you following The Mary Sue on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Pinterest, & Google +?Read More
Engage, you fools!
It's tough enough to play the younger version of a hugely famous actor in an equally famous role, but that wasn't enough for the world's best besties, Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen. They sat down with James McAvoy and Michael Fassbender and made them do their impressions in person, and it got as adorable as we've come to expect.Read More
ReviewThe follow-up to Matthew Vaughn's X-Men: First Class had a lot weighing on its shoulders. Not just as a Hollywood blockbuster, but with fans of the Chris Claremont storyline from The Uncanny X-Men comics and subsequent animated television series adaptation. It also had to live up to the "new" mutant universe created for the 60s-era film while paving the way for continuing success with subsequent films in the Fox franchise. While Bryan Singer's X-Men: Days of Future Past may have great success at the box office (like most superhero films these days), fans may have a few things to say to the director when all is said and done. Read More
X-Men Stars Michael Fassbender & James McAvoy View Fan Art Gallery While Hugh Jackman Reads Slash [VIDEO]
Actors finding out about the stuff fans do on the internet in their spare time is one of my favorite things. The latest example: Days of Future Past stars Michael Fassbender and James McAvoy appearing on The Graham Norton Show, along with Hugh Jackman, and getting a crash course is slash.Read More
Um... M-Preg warning.
Ever wonder if your favorite stars peruse their tag on Tumblr, stumbling across all the fan art and fanfic we've made? Well last night on The Graham Norton Show, X-Men: Days of Future Past stars Hugh Jackman, Michael Fassbender, and James McAvoy were treated to the best selections of slash fic and art the internet has to offer.Read More
Things We Saw TodayI'm probably never going to own one of these leather corsets by Andrew Kanounov, and that makes me sad. io9 has more pictures if you're feeling masochistic. Read More
Just Go With ItWe knew they were going big with X-Men: Days of Future Past just by the sheer size of the cast but actor James McAvoy has put it into perspective for us. Read More