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Tuesday, August 15, 2017

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



Sneak Peek new images of actress Jessica Chastain who may be playing 'Lilandra' in the upcoming Marvel/Fox feature "X-Men: Dark Phoenix", supporting a new campaign for luxury jeweler "Piaget":


The character 'Lilandra' first appeared in Marvel Comics' "Uncanny X-Men" #97 (February 1976), created by writer Chris Claremont
and illustrator Dave Cockrum.



'Lilandra' and 'Professor Charles 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'...