Update June 29: Rosario Dawson has reportedly exited 20th Century Fox's New Mutants for unspecified reasons, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Queen of the South actress Alice Braga will reportedly take over in Dawson's role of Cecelia Reyes.
Original story May 25, 2017: Rosario Dawson may be the next actor to make the jump from the Marvel Cinematic Universe to 20th Century Fox's X-Men films, as The Hollywood Reporter now reports the actress is in talks to join New Mutants as Cecilia Reyes, a mutant doctor with a protective force field who was once a member of the X-Men.
Dawson plays Claire Temple in Marvel and Netflix's Defenders series, reprising her role from Daredevil, Luke Cage, Jessica Jones, and Iron Fist as the character that ties the team together.
New Mutants is due out in theaters April 13, 2018.