WATCH: Wolverine in action in the new 'Logan' trailer

20 October 2016 - 18:47 By AFP RELAXNEWS
A screenshot from the trailer for 'Logan' starring Hugh Jackman.
A screenshot from the trailer for 'Logan' starring Hugh Jackman.
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The official trailer has been released for upcoming Wolverine movie, 'Logan'.

Set in the future after the loss of the X-Men, the film sees Hugh Jackman return for the third time as Wolverine, also known as Logan, while Patrick Stewart reprises his role as Professor Charles Xavier.

Despite Logan's fading healing abilities and Xavier's Alzheimer's, the pair come together to defeat Nathaniel Essex, with the help of a young girl named Laura Kinney, a female clone of Wolverine.

Richard E. Grant, Boyd Holbrook, Stephen Merchant, and Dafne Keen also star.

The movie has been directed by James Mangold, who also helmed 2013's The Wolverine.

Logan will be released in theaters March 3, 2017