Peter Dinklage Cast in Upcoming ‘X-Men’ Film

Director Bryan Singer tweeted the news today that Peter Dinklage (Trumpkin) has been cast in X-Men: Days of Future Past, a sequel to X-Men: First Class (2011). His role has not been announced. He joins James McAvoy (Tumnus), who will reprise his role as a young Professor Xavier. Patrick Stewart (who reads the audio recording of “The Last Battle”) will also appear. Read the full story.

UPDATE: Variety is reporting that Dinklage will play the film’s main villain!

8 Responses

  1. Sui-Lun says:

    First comment, yay! I guess the X-men are Narnians? Or at least they like Narnians…

  2. Farsight-messenger says:

    wow! Tumnus + Trumpkin in X-men days of future past! Narnians are X-men too! can't wait!

  3. coracle says:

    Great, love Dinklage's work!

  4. Just Queen, not High Queen says:

    Yay!!!!! Another movie with both Tumnus and Trumpkin!!!! (They were both in the movie Penelope)

  5. Fireflower says:

    They should call it 'x-fauns' and 'x-dwarfs', not 'x-men'! 😉

  6. JJ says:

    I like Peter Dinklage, but i'm a bit disappointed he's going to star in a generic X-Men movie (is it already the sixth or seventh x-men, just doesn't seem to end that franchise)