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Watch X-23 kick everyone’s ass in the new trailer for ‘Logan’

Published Jan 19th, 2017 10:34AM EST
Logan trailer
Image: 20th Century Fox

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17 years after taking on the role of Wolverine in X-Men, Hugh Jackman will don the claws one final time in Logan this spring. Along with being a sendoff for Jackman, Logan will also serve as the third solo Wolverine film and the ninth film in the long-running X-Men franchise (or the tenth if you count Deadpool).

Taking place after the events of X-Men: Days of Future Past, Logan follows the antihero as he cares for a sickly Professor Xavier while his own healing factor begins to fail. On his journey, he runs into another mutant named Laura who is on the run from a dangerous organization called Tranisgen. Director James Mangold has declined to confirm it, but it seems clear in the latest trailer that Laura is X-23 — Wolverine’s clone:

Logan will almost certainly be the last X-Men movie in which we see Jackman in a starring role, and he said as much himself in an interview with Variety earlier this month:

“I’m really, really proud of this movie. I was really keen that I didn’t leave the party feeling like I could dance more. I think I’m pretty much danced out, and I had a great time. It’s been an unbelievable ride, but it feels right.”

As for whether or not he’d be willing to “dance” one more time for a Wolverine/Deadpool mashup:

“I’m hesitating, because I could totally see how that’s the perfect fit. But the timing may be wrong. I’m at the point where I’m finishing up. In terms of a theory, it’s a great idea.”


arrives in theaters on March 3rd.

Jacob Siegal
Jacob Siegal Associate Editor

Jacob Siegal is Associate Editor at BGR, having joined the news team in 2013. He has over a decade of professional writing and editing experience, and helps to lead our technology and entertainment product launch and movie release coverage.