EW.com is confirming that the next X-Men film, Dark Phoenix, will include the character of Dazzler. The film will focus on the classic Dark Phoenix saga from the comics. Casting notices went out and a character that sounded like Dazzler was included. The mutant pop star can manipulate light as well as sing, dance and roller skate.
Simon Kinberg will be directing as the movie begins shooting this summer. Alone with Turner and Sheridan, Jennifer Lawrence, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Nicholas Hoult, Alexander Shipp and Kodi Smit-McPhee will star. There have also been reports that Jessica Chastain is in talks to play the film’s villain. It’s slated for release on Nov. 2, 2018.