Wolverine and the X-Men’s debut is something Marvel fans can’t wait for, and this image from Henry Cavill gives us some insight into why.
Henry Cavill is a larger-than-life performer associated with a host of larger-than-life roles. The star has portrayed the Man of Steel himself, Superman, in five DCEU movies (so far), as well as Geralt of Rivia in Netflix. the witcher and Sherlock Holmes in Enola Holmes. He would also be set to star in a reboot of mountaineer.
We now know he’s set to reprise the role of Superman in the current DCU, but could we ever see him join the Marvel Cinematic Universe? Kevin Feige’s Marvel Superhero Shared Universe seems like a place many A-Listers are destined to appear at some point in their careers, with big names like Angelina Jolie and Christian Bale among the additions. the most recent. And as Cavill’s memorable performance as Superman indicates, he has the screen presence for such a role. In fact, his name has recently been linked to Marvel in the news.
Speaking of which, one character fans would love to see make it to the MCU is Logan himself – aka Wolverine. With mutants now looking like a more realistic possibility in the MCU, Wolverine’s arrival could be imminent, especially with multiple mystery movies and TV shows in Phase 6. In fact we know Hugh Jackman will reprise his role as his version of the character in Dead Pool 3but is it the canon iteration going forward?
Otherwise, Logan is a character Cavill could nail, right? Why not give him the chance to show us a fiercer side of the superhero? It turns out, in fact, to be a pretty popular idea among fans, spawning some insanely good fanart in the process.
See Henry Cavill become Wolverine in X-Men fanart
The stunning image features Cavill’s hero with a Terminator-like injury, revealing metal beneath his flesh. The most striking feature? Well, it’s, of course, the character’s signature claws that run through most of the image and really add to the idea of Cavill’s good looks by bragging them.
Does Henry Cavill play Wolverine in the MCU?
Hugh Jackman is set to reprise his role as the version of Wolverine he played in Fox’s X-Men film series between 2000 and 2017 in Dead Pool 3. It was an unprecedented announcement that shocked fans around the world. However, it looks like he might just come back for this movie alone. After all, he retired from the role in 2017 Logan. And if that’s the case, he may be playing a variant of the character and not the main MCU version.
She-Hulk: Lawyer actually referenced Wolverine in its second episode, with a title on a fictional website for the show referring to a man with metal claws. The question is: will it be a different version of the one played by Jackman?
There have been rumors of an X-Men movie and a separate Wolverine series on Disney Plus but nothing has been confirmed by the studio regarding the X-Men’s debut at this time.
Speaking of rumors, Cavill’s name was among a list of actors who reportedly signed deals with Marvel Studios. Of course, it’s best to take this information with a grain of salt until an announcement is made, but the idea of Henry in the MCU is very exciting indeed. That said, he could be very busy for the foreseeable visit since his return as Superman came with the revelation that he would be leaving Netflix. the witcher.
Needless to say, Cavill would be a great fit for the character if and when a non-Hugh Jackman iteration of Logan pops up.
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