Taron Egerton would be chosen to play Wolverine. The Marvel studio negotiates with the actor to sign the contract and make it official.
The actor of the series Kingsman, Taron Egertonrevealed in New York Times who is holding very important meetings with top executives of Marvel Studios. In fact, she has come to meet the very Kevin Feig, president of the study. Apparently, the role for which both parties would be negotiating would be that of Wolverines. The mutant with the adamantium claws will be key in the reboot of the X Men inside of MCU Phase 5 and this actor would give life to the beloved Logan.
Taron Egerton has declared in The New York Times that he hopes to be the successor of Hugh Jackman in the role of Wolverine within Marvel Studios. However, the young star also admitted that he would be a bit apprehensive after Hugh Jackman became a legend among fans by playing the mutant for so many years. The bar is very high. Despite that nervousness, he wants to get a chance to play James Howlett And let people judge your work.
“I don’t think it’s wrong to say that. He would be excited to play Wolverine at Marvel Studios, but also somewhat apprehensive. Hugh Jackman is so associated with this role that I wonder if it would be very difficult for someone else to do it… Whatever it is, I hope that if I end up being given the role of Logan, people will also give me a chance to prove myself.”
There are doubts about the negotiations…
What has not been clear in the report of The New York Times is if Marvel Studios has offered the possibility of being Wolverine to Taron Egerton. Perhaps they are negotiating with him to play another character, as is the case with Not going. Be that as it may, the mention of Logan seems to have made it clear that the actor wants to be that character and will have also transferred it to the executive of the studio. We’ll see what ends up happening. The truth is that there were many people asking this actor for this role.