INCREDIBLE!  Fan art features Giancarlo Esposito as Professor X;  Check out!

Since the Walt Disney Studios bought the Fox (which is now titled 20th Century Studios) and acquired the rights to the franchise ‘X-Men’numerous rumors indicated that the acclaimed actor Giancarlo Esposito (‘Breaking Bad’, ‘The Mandalorian’) would be part of the superheroic pantheon like Charles Xavier or Erik Lensherr.

Although the mutants’ reboot is still far from materialized, some references have already started to appear in the Marvel Cinematic Universe – as with the last episode of the series ‘Mrs. Marvel’which established that the X-gene is part of the MCU.

Esposito has yet to confirm who will play in future productions, but in a recent convention appearance (via We Got This Covered), he not only spoke to company executives about a role in the franchise, he’s also chosen the cast. your favorite X-Men candidate to play.

“So I haven’t worked with Marvel yet. I’ve been in a room and I’ve talked to them, and to answer your question, I think what they do speaks to that mythological journey that Joe Campbell spoke,” he commented. “They do the same thing. So there was talk about Magneto, about Mr. Cold, about… Who else were they talking about? Oh, Fate! And then there’s Professor X. Pick one? I’m going with someone who’s a little different. I will play for the universe that is Professor X”.

Now, a talented fan has shared a poster imagining the iconic actor as Charles Xavier – and the result is absolutely incredible.

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As might be expected, the good news about the actor’s casting has generated numerous debates on social media, with fans commenting on which character would be best suited for him.


“Giancarlo Esposito as the MCU’s Professor X would undoubtedly be the toughest casting choice ever.”

“If Giancarlo Esposito wants to play Professor X, you let him play Professor X. If Giancarlo Esposito wants to play anything, you let him.”

“Professor X is fine with me. Let him do it. He would be a perfect Charles Xavier and not playing Magneto or Doom gives him a chance not to be a villain.”

“Yes, Giancarlo Esposito would be a perfect Magneto or Professor X.”

“I actually want to see Giancarlo Esposito more as Professor X than Magneto. He’s a really talented artist and it would be nice to see him in a different role instead of another villain.”

Is that you? Would you like to see Esposito play who in the MCU?

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