X-Men: Apocalypse director Bryan Singer has revealed that first unit filming on the upcoming film has been completed. Apparently, the second unit will continue to film until September 4th, but for most of the cast and crew, it was wrap party time.
Over the weekend, director Bryan Singer announced via Instagram that principal photography’s wrapped on the superhero sequel, X-Men: Apocalypse.
Cast and crew celebrate the Apocalypse. Olivia Munn shared a photo of herself with Ben Hardy, Alexandra Shipp and director Singer. The three actors and Michael Fassbender (Magneto) portray the Four Horsemen of Apocalypse, the main mutants enlisted to join En Sabah Nur (Oscar Isaac). The two were responsible for whipping Munn into shape and even taught the actress impressive katana and martial art moves. And for a film like X-Men: Apocalypse, you can guarantee that this will be no small feat.
Singer has also previously released a sneak peek of a big tomb which fans alleged to be that of the 5,000 year-old supervillain’s grave as well as a snap of Storm being green-screened while looking over pyramids and sand dunes, Cinema Blend wrote in another scoop.
X-Men: Apocalypse also stars Jennifer Lawrence (Mystique), James McAvoy (Professor X), Nicholas Hoult (Beast), Kodi Smit-McPhee (Nightcrawler), Tye Sheridan (Cyclops), and Sophie Turner (Jean Grey).