When you thought that you are drooling over Avengers and about to cry for its end but Marvel got a trick up to its sleeves. Recently 2nd trailer of X-men franchise “Dark Phoenix” is out and we will see Sophie Turner in the action but now in a pivotal lead role as the film significantly based upon on her character.
Dark Phoenix is both a sequel to X-Men: Apocalypse and a film adaptation of Chris Claremont’s classic comic series, The Dark Phoenix Saga. After a proficient deal between Fox and Disney now Disney have rights to both X-Men and Fantastic Four, and it assuming that Disney will eventually reboot both series for the Marvel Cinematic Universe. But until then, it’s business as usual for Fox’s mutants, starting with Dark Phoenix and continuing (maybe) with The New Mutants later this year.
The cast as usual sees the return of James McAvoy (Professor X), Michael Fassbender (Magneto), Jennifer Lawrence (Mystique), Nicholas Hoult (Beast), Tye Sheridan (Cyclops), Alexandra Shipp (Storm), Kodi Smit-McPhee (Nightcrawler), Evan Peters (Quicksilver) and Sophie Turner (Jean Grey). Jessica Chastain is on board as the mysterious main villain. This is confirmed on the tonight show starring Jimmy Fallon where guest “Jessica Chastain” presented the poster and her role in the series. She also confessed about her co star Sophie Turner that she is very obsessed with on screen Sansa Stark since the Game of thrones days and loved to worked with her.
The first trailer of the Dark Phoenix launched 5 months ago depicts the childhood of the star. Watch the trailer here: