I’m a total geek and absolutely love the X-Men movies so this news made me very happy. Edi Gathegi has been cast in the newest movie in the franchise ‘X-Men: First Class”
Edi Gathegi, who played a chillingly evil vampire in Twilight and Twilight Saga: New Moon, is joining X-Men: First Class in the role of Darwin. That character, the first bi-racial mutant (in the comic series), has the power of “reactive evolution,” which allows him to adapt to any situation or environment. Plunged underwater, he’ll grow gills, he’ll gain night vision in pitch black and his skin grows fire retardant when burned.
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