Ben Hardy is now confirmed to be playing Angel in X-Men: Apocalypse after being rumored for some time.
In addition, Angel concept art - which more resembles Archangel - has been released.
“Ben Hardy is Angel – I shall confirm it for you!” Singer told Empire. “But he’s not a very nice Angel! And that’s all I’ll say…”
X-Men: Apocalypse has a May 27, 2016 release directed by Bryan Singer starring Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy, Nicholas Hoult, Evan Peters, Channing Tatum, Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen, Rose Byrne, Sophie Turner, Tye Sheridan, Alexandra Shipp and Oscar Issac.