21 August 2013 7:49 AM, PDT | firstshowing.net | See recent FirstShowing.net news »

Back in May of 2013, we learned that Kick-Ass and "American Horror Story" star Evan Peters had landed the role of Quicksilver, a character with superhuman speed who happens to be the son of Magneto and the twin brother of Scarlet Witch, in the forthcoming sequel X-Men: Days of Future Past. However, both Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch can also be used in Marvel's gestating sequel The Avengers: Age of Ultron, and director Joss Whedon has confirmed their involvement in the superhero ensemble in some form. When Whedon was talking about the two characters, he said that Saoirse Ronan was in his head while crafting the character, but Bleeding Cool has said the actress already passed on the role. More below! Now Marvel and Whedon supposedly have their sights set on Elizabeth Olsen, the actress who skyrocketed to fame as an indie darling in films like Martha Marcy May Marlene, Silent House and Liberal Arts, »

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