Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellan and Hugh Jackman. All of these actors will be making an appearance in the next X-Men film. Jackman, who played Wolverine in the in early editions of the comic book films, will play the character in the "X-Men: Days of Future Past." The film will bring back Michael Fassbender and James McAvoy as well. Jackman is starting in the upcoming "Wolverine," which is due out 2013. Entertainment Weekly reported that director Bryan Singer and screenwriter Simon Kinberg took a recent scouting trip to D.C. to check out potential shooting locations.