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The original Professor X and Magneto - Sir Patrick Stewart and Sir Ian McKellen - will return in Bryan Singer's "X-Men: Days Of Future Past."

"I'd like to officially welcome back James McAvoy, Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Fassbender, & Nicholas Hoult to #Xmen for #DaysOfFuturePast," the director Tweeted on Tuesday.

Followed by another Tweet sure to delight mutant-loving fans everywhere.

"Thrilled to announce @ianmckellen118 & @SirPatStew are joining the cast of #Xmen #DaysOfFuturePast #magneto #professorX More to come..."

But how will the original X-Men actors star alongside the younger versions of themselves - played by James McAvoy ...

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