Marvel has found their Human Torch and Invisible Woman!
After casting rumors flew claiming Kate Mara and Michael B. Jordan had landed the roles of Sue Storm and Johnny Storm in the upcoming “Fantastic Four” reboot, the actors have confirmed the news on Twitter.
“Feeling invisible….in a wonderful way:) #FantasticFour,” Kate – who currently stars in the Netflix series “House of Cards” — Tweeted on Thursday.
Feeling invisible….in a wonderful way:) #FantasticFour— Kate Mara (@_KateMara) February 20, 2014
Michael (“Friday Night Lights,” “Fruitvale Station’) Tweeted the Human Torch’s signature line, “FLAME ON!!” and posted a photo of the “Fantastic Four” logo on Instagram.
Miles Teller and Jamie Bell, who are rumored to be playing Reed Richards/Mr. Fantastic and Ben Grimm/The Thing, respectively, have yet to confirm the expected casting.
Josh Trank is directing the “Fantastic Four” reimagining, set to hit theaters on June 19, 2015.
-- Erin O’Sullivan