Is This THE BLOB in X-MEN: APOCALYPSE?

Blob in X-Men: Apocalypse?
Credit: 20th Century Fox

Director Bryan Singer took to Instagram Saturday to post a production still from next month's X-Men: Apocalypse. The image features Ben Hardy as Angel standing over who looks a lot like long-time X-nemesis The Blob in a '#MMA'-type fight scene, as Singer put it.

Neither the Blob or Dukes appear on cast lists for the film.

 

Mutant Martial Arts. Light as a feather. #MMA #Xmen #xmenApocalypse

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The character was played by Kevin Durand as Fred Dukes in 2009's X-Men Origins Wolverine, but several characters including Emma Frost and most famously Deadpool were reimagined for and have been reimagined since that film. 

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