Fox’ upcoming X-Men spinoff film New Mutants has cast Blu Hunt.
Hunt will play Danielle Moonstar, a Native American mutant with psionic abilities who is one of the members of the New Mutants team. She joins previously announced cast Anya Taylor-Joy, Maisie Williams, Charlie Heaton, and Henry Zaga.
The project will focus on mutant teens learning to cope with their superpowers who must escape a secret facility.
Taylor-Joy will play Illyana Rasputin, aka Magik. Williams will portray Rahne Sinclair, aka Wolfsbane, Heaton is playing portraying Sam Guthrie, aka Cannonball, and Zaga is playing Sunspot.
Fox are really investing in their X-Men properties taking the step of announcing three new films in 2018, New Mutants set for release on April 13, Deadpool 2 on June 1, and Dark Phoenix on Nov. 2.