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Bryan Singer Confirms X-Men Future; Announces 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea

Posted By:Matt McGloin
Fri, 09/18/2015 - 09:25

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Following X-Men: Apocalypse, Bryan Singer will be tackling the Jules Verne classic 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea.

Singer posted a pic of the script on Instagram which also sees mention he is sticking with the X-Men universe.

It's my 50th birthday (ouch), and I just put the finishing touches on the script for my next film. A story I've wanted to retell since childhood. I promise this will be an epic and emotional adventure for all ages! An adventure very dear to my heart. Not abandoning the #xmen universe. Very excited about #xmenapocalypse and beyond. #julesverne #20000leaguesunderthesea #nemo

Amazon describes the book as:

Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea is a classic science fiction novel by French writer Jules Verne published in 1870. It tells the story of Captain Nemo and his submarine Nautilus, as seen from the perspective of Professor Pierre Aronnax after he, his servant Conseil, and Canadian whaler Ned Land wash up on their ship. On the Nautilus, the three embark on a journey which has them going all around the world, under the sea. 

X-Men: Apocalypse has a May 27, 2016 release date. Fox also has Deadpool getting released on February 12, 2016, Gambit on October 7, 2016 and the third Wolverine on March 3, 2017. The next X-Men film has yet to be announced. 

 

A photo posted by Bryan Singer (@bryanjaysinger) on

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