Taylor Swift could be about to go from pop superstar to superhero by becoming and X-Man.
The Love Story singer is vying with established actresses Hailee Steinfeld, Chloe Grace Moretz and Elle Fanning for the role of telepathic heroine Jean Grey in X-Men: Apocalypse.
"The role of Jean Grey and her relationship with Cyclops will be a central part of the next X-Men movie and casting is crucial," reports a movie insider.
"Taylor has shown her potential as an actress in recent film roles and her following makes her an interesting option for producers.
"It really comes down to whether she wants a role in such a big blockbuster and whether she can reach the level of the likes of the other contenders for the role."