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10 Former X-Men Actors Perfect For The MCU

There's still plenty of room in the MCU for these former mutants.

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Major MCU casting announcements always create a buzz but one of the most shocking was the recent report that Evan Peters would be featuring in the Disney+ series WandaVision.

While fans normally wouldn’t be surprised that an actor of his caliber has made it into Kevin Feige’s plans, the fact that Evan Peters played Quicksilver in Fox’s X-Men Universe just a few years ago makes this announcement quite intriguing.

Unlike Peter Dinklage who portrayed Bolivar Trask in X-Men: Days of Future Past before becoming Eitri in Infinity War, Peters was one of the standouts from the current run of X-Men films and his performance was generally lauded over that of Aaron Taylor Johnson’s in Avengers: Age of Ultron.

Could Peters’ casting be a return to his X-Men character, tying both universes together? Possibly, but at this point, who knows which direction Marvel will go with the multiverse moving forward.

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But if Feige and company are looking to steal some stars from the X-Men world, there are a few others who deserve the nod that Peters is getting, even if they're still synonymous with Marvel's mutants.

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