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Matt McGloin

X-Men: Days Of Future Past Gets Blink; Played by Iron Man 3's Fan Bingbing

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4925 On top of the earlier Colossus casting announcement for X-Men: Days of Future Past, Bryan Singer has added another.

This time it's for the popular mutant Blink, and she'll be played by the popular actress from China, Fan Bingbing.

Fan Bingbing has a small role in Iron Man 3 as the nurse to Wang Xueqi's Dr. Wu.

Fan Bingbing is considered a superstar in China where she is listed as #1 among their top 50 most beautiful people.

Earlier, Singer tweeted a display of images of the cast of X-Men: Days of Future Past that confirmed Daniel Cudmore would be returning as Colossus, with two mystery pics.

Now we know one is Fan Bingbing, with the other still a guess. Update: It's BooBoo Stewart of the Twilight Saga playing, at this time, an unknown role.

Fan Bingbing was confirmed via Deadline.

X-Men: Days of Future Past has a July 14, 2014 release date starring Jennifer Lawrence, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Nicholas Hoult, Anna Paquin, Ellen Page, ShawnAshmore, with Hugh Jackman reprising as Wolverine, and returning cast members Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellan.

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