See Dacre Montgomery Replace Hugh Jackman As Wolverine

Dacre Montgomery picks up Wolverine's claws after Hugh Jackman in the new design.

Stranger Things star Dacre Montgomery transforms into Wolverine to replace Hugh Jackman in an awesome new fan edit for the Marvel Cinematic Universe movies.

With many fans still wondering how the mutants will be introduced alongside the Avengers, this fan art picks Stranger Things star Dacre Montgomery as the ideal candidate to replace Hugh Jackman as Wolverine in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Montgomery’s Stranger Things co-star Natalia Dyer recently explained that she thinks the delay to production thanks to will actually help the writers behind the series refine the story of the Netflix series. But now that the MCU is moving forward after Disney’s acquisition of Fox, one artist thinks Dacre Montgomery is the perfect actor to become Jackman’s Wolverine successor.

The Power Rangers and Stranger Things star is shown smoking a cigarette in the wilderness with a set of Wolverine’s iconic claws on show. He’s not quite got the long, wild hairstyle that we’re used to seeing Hugh Jackman’s Wolverine with, but it’s still an impressive look. Dacre Montgomery is also wearing a bulky leather jacket with a fur collar, perfectly keeping with Wolverine’s style when he’s not in one of his iconic costumes. The image comes from ‘apexform’ on Instagram and the artist explained the actor has a different build and acting style from Hugh Jackman, which makes him the perfect choice as a new version of the mutant. Take a look at Dacre Montgomery as Wolverine below.

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@dacremontgomery as Wolverine!! ____ There are multiple reports claiming that @marvelstudioes has their eye on the stranger things star for the infamous role. So I wanted to give you all a render of what could be. #yayornay👍👎 #wolverine #marvelstudios #MCU #dacremontgomery #fancast #rumormill #alwaysapex ____ Let me start by saying Hugh Jackman is irreplaceable. But its inevitable that we are getting a new wolverine and I think Dacre would be a nice choice. He has the correct build, short and stocky, which differs from Hugh's portrayal. He can play that rough neck with grit as well. And he isnt that that A list star yet that can sometimes hinder an actors portrayal of a character because all you do is see the star. So I think he'd be a smart choice. What do you think? Let's have a conversation. Sound off in the comments with your thoughts… ____ And for more original art follow me @apexform and dont forget the double tap..

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Do you think Dacre Montgomery is a good choice to replace Hugh Jackman as Wolverine? Who else would be a good fit for the role? Sound-off in the comments and let us know!

Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige confirmed plans to include mutants in the Marvel Cinematic Universe during last year’s San Diego Comic-Con. However, the studio is reportedly in no rush to introduce the X-Men to the MCU, meaning it will likely be some time before we learn who will replace Hugh Jackman as Wolverine.

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Eammon Jacobs

Eammon Jacobs

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