Fanart is a great way for fans to express their love for their favorite characters and celebrities while showcasing their art and talent as well, and hopefully get noticed! This lucky and super talented fan definitely got noticed on the Internet for their beautiful take on Chris Pine as MCU’s new Cyclops.
Who Is Cyclops?
The character and concept of Cyclops are inspired by the Greek legend of Cyclops.
Cyclops, in Greek literature, is originally a one-eyed giant.
In the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), Cyclops or Scott Summers is a founding member of the X-Men. Cyclops is a member of a subspecies of humans known as mutants, who are born with superhuman abilities.
Who Plays Cyclops In The Movies?
Cyclops or Scott Summers is a constant feature in the X-Men movies and has been played by multiple actors in different movies. Here is the list-
- James Marsden in the Original X-Men trilogy
- Tye Sheridan in the last three X-Men Prequel Movies
- Tim Pocock X-Men Origins: Wolverine
- Norm Spencer in X-Men Cartoon and Marvel vs Capcom Games
- Scott Porter in X-Men Anime
- Kirby Morrow in X-Men: Evolution
- Nolan North in Wolverine and the X-Men
- Toshiyuki Morikawa as X-Men Anime (2011)
- Carlos Alazraqui in The Super Hero Squad
- Michael Bell in The X-Men Adventure
Chris Pine Looks Great As Cyclops In The Latest Fan Art
Fanart by the artist Apex form has gone viral. It features Chris Pine in a Cyclops avatar and oh boy, he is looking incredible! It is going to be hard for any other actor to match up now that the bar is set so high.
The artist made a great case for Chris Pine to be the new face of Cyclops/ Scott Summers in the upcoming movies!
You can check out the fan art piece here-
The essence of the character is intact with the iconic visor that Cyclops wears and controls and focuses his optic blasts.
Is Chris Pine Going To Play Cyclops In MCU’s X- Men Movies?
It is pretty evident that Chris Pine would make one handsome and amazing-looking Cyclops, but is he going to be playing the role in the upcoming movies?
Right now, the answer is no. Marvel has not revealed any plans of introducing X-Men to the Marvel movies.
Although it is a possibility, we have not heard any news along these lines as yet. We also don’t know if Chris Pine has shown any interest in the role or whether it has even been offered to him in the first place.
Well, we can always have hope!
It is established already that he can pull off the look as well as anyone else. Hopefully, the makers will take the fans’ demands seriously and make it happen!
We will keep you updated on the developments. Until then, our fingers are crossed!