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‘X-Men: Dark Phoenix’ Director Simon Kinberg Teases ‘Extraterrestrial Characters’ (Exclusive)

Sounds like X-Men: Dark Phoenix goes to be out of this world!

While nonetheless a methods away, director Simon Kinberg is tiding us over with tantalizing new particulars in regards to the new X-Men installment.

“It’s way more loyal to the unique comedian than X-Men three, which informed the Dark Phoenix story,” Kinberg shared with ET’s Carly Steel on the Deadpool 2 premiere. “It’s a film that entails extraterrestrial characters, which isn’t one thing that we have achieved within the X-Men franchise earlier than, and is one thing that may be a enormous a part of the Dark Phoenix saga within the comics.” 

Dark Phoenix, starring Game of Thrones’ Sophie Turner, follows a battle for telepathic mutant Jean Grey’s thoughts when a malevolent drive threatens to take it over. 

Kinberg added particulars in regards to the tone of his directorial debut, promising Dark Phoenix will likely be “a little less operatic” than previous X-Men motion pictures, saying, “It’s extra intense and it is extra actual and grounded, and hopefully extra relatable.”

Dark Phoenix, out February 2019, additionally stars Jennifer Lawrence (Mystique), Nicholas Hoult (Beast), Alexandra Shipp (Storm), Kodi Smit-McPhee (Nightcrawler), Evan Peters (Quicksilver), James McAvoy (Charles Xavier), Michael Fassbender (Magneto) and Jessica Chastain. 

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