Date: 19th May 2005
Kelsey Grammer has joined the cast of X-Men 3.
The Fraiser star is set to play Beast, an oversized blue-furred creature, reports Variety.
The Matthew Vaughn-directed sequel is also due to star former soccer star turned actor Vinnie Jones as Juggernaut, a 900-pound metal-clad battering ram who is the half-brother of Professor X
and will be a part of Magneto's villainous band.
Fox has started talks with Maggie Grace to play the role of Kitty Pryde, a beauty who can walk through walls.
X-Men 3 is due to open in May 2006.
Source: Press Release