Hugh Jackman is once again returning to the "X-Men" world.
Director Bryan Singer confirmed Wednesday that the actor has joined the cast of "X-Men: Days of Future Past."
Singer shared the news on his Twitter page:
The director did not say how involved Jackman's role in the film would be.
Last month, Singer revealed that Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellan, who played Professor X and Magneto in the earlier "X-Men" films,for "Days of Future Past."
This will mark the seventh time that Jackman has played the character of Wolverine. He also starred in the first trilogy of "X-Men" films, "X-Men Origins: Wolverine," made a memorable cameo in the 2011 reboot "X-Men: First Class" and has another solo film, "The Wolverine," due out next year.
"Days of Future Past" is scheduled to be released on July 18, 2014.
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