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Wednesday, June 14, 2017

"X-Men: Dark Phoenix" - Enter Jessica Chastain



According to reports actress Jessica Chastain ("Interstellar") will play Marvel Comics' 'Lilandra Neramani', the 'Majestrix' (Empress) of the 'Shi'ar Empire' and cherished love of 'Charles Xavier' in  "X-Men: Dark Phoenix", opening November 2, 2018:


Lilandra and 'Xavier' were once married. 



But eventually the marriage was annulled. 


She was born on the 'Aerie', but after much palace intrigue, was branded a traitor...



...fleeing to Earth, hoping to find allies among its large population of superheroes...

...and found them in Charles Xavier and his 'X-Men', sending visions of herself to Xavier as she traveled to Earth.


Marvel Comics' "The Dark Phoenix Saga" storyline...


...focuses on mutant 'Jean Grey' and the 'Phoenix Force'...


...created for Marvel Comics by Chris Claremont, with illustrations by Dave Cockrum and John Byrne.


Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek 'Dark Phoenix'...