THE WOLVERINE Director James Mangold tweeted these portraits of Hugh Jackman as Logan/Wolverine, Rila Fukushima as Yukio, and Tao Okamoto as Mariko..
Starring Hugh Jackman as Logan/Wolverine
Hiroyuki Sanada will play Shingen; veteran actor Hal Yamanouchi will play Yashida; and newcomers Tao Okamoto and Rila Fukushima will play Mariko and Yukio, respectively.
Will Yun Lee is Silver Samurai
Svetlana Khodchenkova plays Viper,
Tao Okamoto as Mariko
The plot is kept secret for now but it’s inspired by Chris Claremont & Frank Miller’s Wolverine comic book arc.
20th Century Fox’s head honcho Tom Rothman previously said that they’re doing some of the stage work in Australia and the location work will be in Japan the location work will be in Japan and there will be a great number of Japanese actors featured in the film as well.
THE WOLVERINE starring Hugh Jackman, will be directed by James Mangold who rewrote the script previously drafted by Christopher McQuarrie
THE WOLVERINE opens July 26, 2013
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