"Wolverine," "Fantastic Four" sequels release dates announced

Get ready to see even more superheroes on the big screen.

20th Century Fox announced Thursday that release dates have been set for an upcoming Wolverine sequel and "The Fantastic Four 2," as per The Hollywood Reporter.

The word comes even before shooting has begun on the first "Fantastic Four" reboot film, which will star Kate Mara, Jamie Bell and "That Awkward Moment" actors Michael B. Jordan and Miles Teller.

"The Wolverine" director James Mangold is back at the helm for the next installment in the "X-Men" spin-off franchise.

Speaking of "X-Men," Fox also revealed a mystery superhero film will be coming to theaters on July 13, 2018, which could feature Professor Xavier's band of mutants.

The as-yet untitled "Wolverine" sequel will be coming to theaters on March 3, 2017.

"The Fantastic Four 2" is due out on July 14, 2017.
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