Olivia Munn joins ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’

Add another fan-favorite character to the cast of next year’s “X-Men: Apocalypse,” with director Bryan Singer announcing via Instagram that Olivia Munn will play the telepathic Psylocke in the follow-up to “X-Men: Days of Future Past.”

Singer revealed that the “Newsroom” actress would play Betsy Braddock in the movie (presumably before the confusing and complicated plot twist that saw Psylocke change from a Caucasian former supermodel to a Japanese ninja for no immediately obvious reason).

“Apocalypse” is currently in production for a summer 2016 release.

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