X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST's James McAvoy Cast As Fox's Victor Von FRANKENSTEIN
James McAvoy, who will soon be seen again as a younger Charles Xavier in next summer's X-Men: Days Of Future Past, has landed the role of Victor Von Frankenstein in 20th Century Fox's Frankenstein adaptation, which also stars Daniel Radcliffe as Igor.
According to Deadline, 20th Century Fox has finally found an actor to play Victor Von Frankenstein in its big screen adaptation of Mary Shelly's Frankenstein. James McAvoy, who starred in the studio's X-Men: First Class and the upcoming Days Of Future Past as a young Charles Xavier, will play the creator of the infamous monster alongside Daniel Radcliffe's Igor. Jack Huston and Toby Kebell are among the actors who previously tested for the role. Paul McGuigan (Sherlock) is attached to direct the adaptation, which may begin production later this year. Frankenstein is set to hit theaters October 17th, 2014.
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