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Mark Millar Recommends Moderation in the Use of Wolverine in Movies

Mark Millar Recommends Moderation in the Use of Wolverine in Movies

Fans of Wolverine may not think there is such a thing as too much of the popular mutant character, however, Mark Millar disagrees. Millar, the superhero creative consultant at Fox and award-winning comic book author, says there is a danger of oversaturating the X-Men films with Wolverine.

There is no denying that Wolverine has been the most popular mutant hero in the X-books for decades. As portrayed by Hugh Jackman, the character's extreme fan popularity has continued in the X-Men films. Aside from being the lead character in the X-Men trilogy, Jackman also starred in the solo film X-Men Origins: Wolverine, as well as having a cameo in X-Men: First Class. Jackman will be reprising the role in the upcoming film The Wolverine.  Additionally, Jackman has hinted that Wolverine will have more than another cameo in the upcoming X-Men: Days of Future Past.

However, is this too much Wolverine? Millar worries that it may be. Millar says, "You don't want to have him out there all the time, because I think if you've got him in X-Men and Wolverine movies and they're all running at the same time, it's a little bit too much but as long as you're smart with it then there's a lot of other characters to explore."

Millar has faith in the character's continuing popularity and has high praise for the upcoming The Wolverine movie. He simply cautions against a possible blacklash due to overexposure of the character.

Is there such a thing as too much Wolverine? What do you think?

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