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There are about as many original "X-Men" cast members returning in "X-Men: Days of Future Past" as there are new ones, and that's something to be excited about. Shawn Ashmore -- one of the returning faces in the upcoming movie -- certainly is, and he explained in a new interview why he's looking forward to reprising his role as Iceman.

"When I heard it was 'Days of Future Past' I knew it was time travel, but the only time I ever really thought, ‘Oh, maybe I’m actually going to be a part of this' is when Bryan came back to direct. And that's just because we have a relationship and had worked together before," Ashmore told IGN. "I just thought, ‘Oh, maybe Bryan would want to bring back some of the people he worked with before.’ Before that I had no idea, and I didn’t theorize too much »

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