Richard E. Grant and Stephen Merchant join the cast for Wolverine 3
Richard E. Grant and Stephen Merchant have joined the cast for the third solo Wolverine movie.
According to Deadline, Grant has been cast as a mad scientist, while Merchant's role in the movie is currently unknown. The pair join Narcos' star Boyd Holbrook, who will play Wolverine's main nemesis.
The new movie will be Hugh Jackman's final outing as Wolverine and will be directed once again by James Mangold.
Jackman has played Wolverine seven times, playing the beclawed mutant in five X-Men movies and two stand-alone spin-offs.
Before he retires from the role he will star in X:Men: Apocalypse and one final Wolverine movie.
X-Men: Apocalypse is due for release in May this year, with the third and final Wolverine coming out on March 3rd in 2017.