A lot of fans were disappointed when they first found out that Olivia Munn would be portraying Betsy Braddock/Psylocke in Bryan Singer’s X-Men: Apocalypse, but the actress has slowly managed to make herself a fan-favorite by proving her commitment to the role. However, it turns out that Munn was looking to play another character in the X-Men universe prior to landing the role of the telepathic mutant.
During a set visit, Collider spoke with producer Simon Kinberg, who revealed that the Ride Along 2 star originally auditioned for a role in Tim Miller’s upcoming Deadpool movie. Here’s what he had to say:
While the identity of this mystery character was not revealed, it would be safe to assume that she was probably up for the role of Deadpool’s girlfriend, Vanessa Carlyle, who was portrayed by Morena Baccarin. What do you guys think? Sound-off your thoughts in the comment section below.