Casting taking place for Psylocke in X-MEN: APOCALYPSE.

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Film reporter Jeff Sneider and Meet The Movie Press revealed that Bryan Singer is currently looking at actresses for the role of Psylocke in X-MEN: APOCALYPSE.

The fan-favorite character debuted in Marvel Comics’ Captain Britain #8 in 1976 and joined the X-Men in New Mutants Annual #2 in 1986. Her real is name Betsy Braddock and she’s a highly-trained fighter who carries the mutant abilities of precognition, telepathy, telekinesis and the ability to wield a psychic katana and knife.

Whoever is cast in the iconic role will join the pre-existing X-Men cast, along with newcomers Oscar Isaac as Apocalypse, Sophie Turner as Jean Grey, Tye Sheridan as Cyclops, Alexandra Shipp as Storm, Kodi Smit-McPhee as Nightcrawler and Lana Condor as Jubilee.

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2 responses to “Casting taking place for Psylocke in X-MEN: APOCALYPSE.

  1. Psylocke is like my idol. Can’t wait! I hope they go for someone who can do a British accent.

  2. She’s my favorite! I hope its the younger version. I don’t want her to be in her 60 at the future setting.

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