Who is Jessica Playing in “X-Men: Dark Phoenix”?

As we first heard about Jessica joining the X-Men franchise, it was reported she would be playing Lilandra Neramani, Empress of the Shi’ar. While wrapping her first day of filming – that was yesterday -, she shared her excitement with us on Instagram. But the major surprise came in the comments: she’s NOT playing Lilandra, as first reported. So, at

Jessica Chastain Confirmed “X-Men: Dark Phoenix” Role

We were waiting to hear more about Jessica Chastain’s rumoured role in the next X-Men installment, Dark Phoenix. And today she confirmed it, in the most cute way: with a post on her Instagram addressed to her co-star and friend James McAvoy. Hey @jamesmcavoyrealdeal you ready for me up in Montreal? Im gonna make you cry so hard ? #xmen

Jessica in Talks to Join ‘X-Men: Dark Phoenix’… as a Villain!

It was announced yesterday by The Hollywood Reporter that Jessica is in talks to star as the villain in X-Men: Dark Phoenix, the latest installment of X-Men movie franchise. The studio also has closed deals with Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy and Nicholas Hoult to return to the franchise after their original three-picture deals expired. If a deal is