X-Men actor Famke Janssen cites Hollywood’s sexism for exit from franchise


Actor Jennifer Lawrence is back as Mystique, Nicholas Hoult as Beast, Tye Sheridan as Cyclops, Alexandra Shipp as Storm, Kodi Smit-McPhee asANightcrawler, Evan Peters as Quicksilver, and Olivia Munn as Psylocke. Sexism. You get, well not to me thankfully. “I think that I should be back along with my younger version and the way that we’ve seen it with Magneto and Professor X.” Turner started joining the ‘X-Men’ franchise in 2016 with ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’. Although women, it’s interesting because they’re replaced, and the older versions – or more mature, whatever the politically correct version of that is – are never to be seen again. “I didn’t give up, they gave up on me. Her character is expected to have a bigger role and cross to dark side in the next installment ‘X-Men: Dark Phoenix’. Related News
‘GoldenEye’ Bond girl Famke Janssen ready for female 007Been There,Done ThatActor Famke Janssen, who originally essayed the role of Jean Grey in most of the ‘X-Men’ franchise films, blames Hollywood’s sexism for her exit from the series. 2017-10-23T11:50:09+00:00″>
Updated: October 23, 2017 11:50 am

Actor Famke Janssen portrays the role of Jean Grey in the ‘X Men’ series since years. It’s like that,” said Famke. It’s like what happens in life. “Whereas, the men are allowed to be both ages. She was excited for Sophie Turner, who was cast as a young Jean Grey, Famke wondered why the old Grey couldn’t exist alongside the younger one just like they did with Margneto (Ian McKellen and Michael Fassbender) and Professor X (Patrick Stewart and James McAvoy). Express Investigation

For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App “In the ‘X-Men’ series, they’ve been doing this for years. But people, just like men trade women in for a younger model version. Directed by Simon Kinberg, the film is set to release next month. She cited ageism and sexism as the reasons for her exit. “It was their (producers’) decision, you know? There’s a big difference,” Famke Janssen told usmagazine.com.