Oliver Platt joins XMen

Oliver Platt is the Man in Black…

Oliver Platt is the latest cast member to be confirmed for X-Men: First Class.

Helmed by Matthew Vaughn, Platt will reportedly be playing a character called the Man in Black.


Rose Byrne was also recently confirmed to star in the film, which will star James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Alice Eve, Kevin Bacon, Nicholas Hoult, Jennifer Lawrence, Caleb Landry Jones, Lucas Till, Edi Gathegi and Jason Flemyng

The film is expected to open in cinemas June 3, 2011.