X-Men: Apocalypse's Nightcrawler First Look Released

nightcrawlerFilmmaker Bryan Singer has released a first look at actor Kodi Smit-Mcphee in makeup as Kurt Wagner, better known as the X-Men's Nightcrawler, from the forthcoming film X-Men: Apocalypse, which starts filming...well, apparently pretty soon, as Singer says it's the first day on set.

The character was previously depicted by Alan Cumming in X2: X-Men United.

You can check out video, embedded via Twitter, below.

X-Men: Apocalypse will be in theaters on May 27, 2016. It's directed by Singer and stars Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy, Jennifer Lawrence and Nicholas Hoult.