X-Men


X-Men news
  • Created By: Stan Lee & Jack Kirby
  • Movies Launched On: July 14, 2000
  • Number of Movies: 7
  • Owner: Marvel

The X-Men have had two different movie iterations so far and there could be another on the way at some point now that the franchise has moved to Marvel.

Original X-Men Cast News
X-Men Prequels Cast News

The X-Men first came to the big screen back in 2000, offering a new look for superhero and comic book movies in big-budget films. Since then, there have been a number of different offerings with plenty of characters introduced into the mix.

There is more on the way with the X-Men making their way into the Marvel Cinematic Universe as well.

There have been so many X-Men characters over the years that it can be tough to keep track of them all. Here are just a few from the team.

X-Men Characters News

Learn more about the X-Men universe before you dive into the news with our encyclopedia of X-Men terms.

Latest X-Men News



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Patrick Stewart And Ian McKellen Are Teaming Up Again?

Patrick Stewart hints that he and Ian McKellen have a new project on the way.

1 year ago

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The Best Magneto Actor Returning To The Marvel Cinematic Universe?

Magneto, as played by Sir Ian McKellen, was hinted at returning in a recent interview with Patrick Stewart.

1 year ago

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Our Patrick Stewart Deadpool 3 Exclusive Confirmed

Patrick Stewart confirms our scoop from September that he’s been in talks to reprise his role as Professor X in the upcoming Deadpool 3.

1 year ago

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See Brad Pitt As X-Men’s Cable For Deadpool 3

Brad Pitt appears in AI-generated art as the time-traveling mutant Nathan Summers, aka Cable.

1 year ago

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See Jensen Ackles As Cyclops In The Marvel Cinematic Universe

Fan artist 21XFOUR post his imagining of Jensen Ackles as Cyclops of the X-Men.

1 year ago

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X-Men Fan Favorite Actor Just Returned Their Highest Honor

X-Men 2 star Alan Cumming recently returned his OBE to the British government.

1 year ago

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Ke Huy Quan Had A Surprising Role In Making Marvel’s Groundbreaking Movie

Ke Huy Quan worked as a fight coordinator for X-Men, the superhero film that started the comic book movie explosion.

1 year ago

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Hugh Jackman Finally Makes Public Statement On Steroid Rumors

Hugh Jackman has officially denied using steroids to achieve his Wolverine physique, saying he did it the “old school way.”

1 year ago

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See Hugh Jackman And Tobey Maguire Together In The MCU

A fan on Instagram has made some incredible art that showcases Hugh Jackman and Tobey Maguire in the MCU together.

1 year ago

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Hugh Jackman Finally Speaks Out On Controversial X-Men Director

Hugh Jackman vaguely stated that the on-set behavior from Bryan Singer would not be tolerated now.

1 year ago

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Buffy The Vampire Slayer Is Actually An X-Men Character?

Joss Whedon based Buffy Summers off of Kitty Pryde, the fan-favorite X-Men character, referring to the mutant as a prototype of Buffy.

1 year ago

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See Jason Isaacs As Marvel’s Best Villain

Jason Isaacs is Magneto in this fan art.

1 year ago

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Michael Jackson Almost Played Two Marvel Heroes

Michael Jackson wanted to play Professor Charles Xavier and Spider-Man, even considering a purchase of Marvel itself in order to get himself the role of Peter Parker.

1 year ago

Exclusive: Famke Janssen Returning As Jean Grey In Secret Wars

Famke Janssen is returning as Jean Grey for the Avengers: Secret Wars movie.

1 year ago

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See Channing Tatum’s Canceled Gambit Movie In Newly Revealed Photos

Concept art by Anthony Winn shows Channing Tatum as a depressed, isolated Gambit.

1 year ago

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Exclusive: Anna Paquin Returning As Rogue In Deadpool 3

Anna Paquin will appear as the power-stealing mutant Rogue for the first time since 2014 in Deadpool 3.

1 year ago

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See Henry Cavill Take Over For Hugh Jackman As Wolverine

A deepfake video depicts Henry Cavill as Hugh Jackman’s Wolverine in a scene from the X-Men’s origin movie.

1 year ago

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Jennifer Lawrence Blasts Movie Director For Toxic Masculinity

Jennifer Lawrence accuses her X-Men: Dark Phoenix director, Bryan Singer, of affecting production with his toxic masculinity.

1 year ago

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See January Jones In A Sexy, X-Men-Esque Dress

January Jones took to social media to show off a fabulous, Marvel-worthy dress that would suit her X-Men character Emma …

1 year ago

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James McAvoy Shaved His Head For A Hilarious Reason

James McAvoy has had a long and storied career, but the Scottish actor will forever be tied to the X-Men …

1 year ago

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James McAvoy Criticizes X-Men Movies

James McAvoy is not happy that his X-Men films didn’t fully explore the complicated relationship between Charles Xavier and Magneto.

1 year ago

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Jennifer Lawrence Blames Her Movie Flops On Someone Else

Jennifer Lawrence feels her representatives steered her to poor quality blockbusters and away from higher-quality films.

1 year ago

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Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Set The Stage For The X-Men

Our editor presents a theory that the origin of Tenoch Huerta’s Namor in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever reveals that the vibranium in the ocean will be the key to the X-Men’s entry into the MCU.

1 year ago

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Kelsey Grammer Says He Will Boycott Disney If They Won’t Let Him Reprise His Role

Kelsey Grammer is threatening to never visit Disneyland again if Marvel doesn’t ask him to reprise his role as Hank McCoy/Beast from the X-Men.

1 year ago

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Ryan Reynolds Says It Was Hugh Jackman’s Idea To Play Wolverine Again

Ryan Reynolds says it was Hugh Jackman who approached Kevin Feige about once more playing Wolverine.

1 year ago

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Jerry Maguire Director Wants To Direct Marvel’s Brightest Mutant

Cameron Crowe Wants to be the director who brings Dazzler to the MCU.

1 year ago

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Giancarlo Esposito Confirms He Is Joining Marvel As The Most Powerful Mutant?

After a fan encounter with Giancarlo Esposito at a convention in Chile, fans are wondering if the actor unintentionally confirmed he’s been cast as Professor X.

1 year ago

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See Keke Palmer As A Sexy Version Of X-Men’s Rogue

Keke Palmer does great cosplay as Rogue.

1 year ago

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See Batwoman Javicia Leslie Dressed As Marvel’s Storm In Sexy Video, X-Men Next?

Javicia Leslie of Batwoman fame posts a high quality video of herself as the X-Men’s Storm on social media.

1 year ago

See Kim Kardashian Go Nearly Naked As X-Men’s Mystique In Sexy Video

Kim Kardashian looks great in costume as the X-Men’s Mystique.

1 year ago