Newcomer Lana Condor has been cast as mutant Jubilee in the upcoming film X-Men: Apocalypse.
In the series, Jubilee is a teenage mutant who can generate explosive plasmoids from her hands.
The film’s director Bryan Singer announced the news today via social media. “I’d officially like to welcome our newest mutant #JubilationLee, #Jubilee @LanaCondor to #XMEN #Apocalypse,” he posted.
Other new faces set to premiere in the series are Kodi Smit-McPhee as Nightcrawler, Tye Sheridan as Cyclops, Sophie Turner as Jean Grey and Alexandra Shipp as Storm.
The announcement of Lana’s addition to the cast comes on the heels of Jennifer Lawrence’s confirmation that the upcoming film will be her last.
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