In the official trailer for The Fantastic Four, released Sunday, the young team gains their superhuman abilities, and villain Dr. Doom makes his first appearance.
Directed by Josh Trank, known for 2012’s Chronicle, the action film stars Miles Teller as Reed Richards (Mr. Fantastic), Kate Mara as Sue Storm (The Invisible Woman), Jamie Bell as Ben Grimm (The Thing), and Michael B. Jordan as Johnny Storm (The Human Torch).
Nothing like a trailer for a superhero movie to brighten one’s day – even if the trailer in question is more than a little dour.
On Tuesday, 20th Century Fox released its first trailer for the highly anticipated Fantastic Four, a reboot of the movie franchise that was initially launched in 2005 to a less-than-stellar reception. (The 2007 sequel even less so.)
Age: 36 Hometown: Sydney, Australia Current gig: Playing the evil Dr. Doom in the sci-fi adventure film Fantastic Four
He was Doom-ed to be Fantastic How determined was McMahon to be a part of the big-screen version of the Marvel comic? As he told Entertainment Weekly, he “would’ve been a limo driver on this movie.” Luckily, he landed a slightly juicier role, playing Dr. Doom, the Fantastic Four’s nemesis.