X-Men: Apocalypse - Professor X (James McAvoy) ©2015 20th Century Fox

This is the first trailer for Director Bryan Singer’s return with X-Men: Apocalypse. It has James McAvoy as Professor X with and without Hair! Due in theatres May next year.

The story starts at the dawn of civilisation where the first and most powerful mutant was worshipped as a god. Upon awakening after thousands of years, he is determined to create a new world order, over which he will reign. Recruits to this cause include includes a disheartened Magneto (Michael Fassbender).

As the fate of the Earth hangs in the balance, Raven (Jennifer Lawrence) with the help of Professor X (James McAvoy) must lead a team of young X-Men to stop their greatest nemesis and save mankind from complete destruction. In the process loses his hair!

X-Men: Apocalypse has it’s theatrical release May 27th 2016 with the UK and New Zealand at little earlier on May 19th 2016.

Cast includes James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Oscar Isaac, Nicholas Hoult, Rose Byrne, Tye Sheridan, Sophie Turner, Olivia Munn, Lucas Till, Evan Peters, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Alexandra Shipp, Josh Helman, Lana Condor and Ben Hardy.

X-Men: Apocalypse – Professor X (James McAvoy) ©2015 20th Century Fox

UPDATE March 23rd 2016: New Trailers plus Defend or… Destroy Posters now released. Check out our new X-Men: Apocalypse article here.

Colin Davies

The editor of Film Review Online