Tom Hardy seems to be one of the hottest actors wanted for a comic book movie right now as the former Batman villain is said to be a contender for three films.
Contained in its report that mentions the rumored actors for Doctor Strange, is a tidbit from The Wrap stating that Tom Hardy is wanted for the titular character in the upcoming X-Men: Apocalypse movie.
In addition to being courted for Apocalypse and Doctor Strange, Tom Hardy is also said to be close to signing on for the WB Suicide Squad movie.
Tom Hardy played Bane for Christopher Nolan in The Dark Knight Rises.
"X-Men: Apocalypse" has a May 27, 2016 release directed by Bryan Singer.