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Social media has become an added medium of coverage to all news genres, including sports, politics and entertainment. We’re bringing you a social media round-up of interesting and entertaining items making film headlines in the social sphere. After announcing on Twitter a few weeks ago that he’d taken over X-Men: Days of Future Past helm duties from director Matthew Vaughn, Bryan Singer decided to tweet the latest piece of amazing news for the upcoming sequel; the return of X-Men alumni Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen.     Stewart and McKellen starred in the original three X-Men films (the first two which Singer directed) as Professor X and Magneto. But this is where it gets interesting; Singer confirmed that they’ll be joining James McAvoy and Michael Fassbender, who already play younger versions of those two roles respectfully in the current X-Men reboot film series, which began with 2011’s X-Men: First Class. »

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