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Does The Actor From Ready Player One Look Familiar? It May Be The Visor

Actor Tye Sheridan has been typecast as the guy with the visors.

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If you've seen any of the promo for the upcoming Ready Player One movie, then the visor-wearing protagonist, Wade Watts/Parzival, might seem familiar.

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That's because actor Tye Sheridan also brought iconic visor-wearing Scott Summers/Cyclops to the big screen in X-Men: Apocalypse.

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Tye Sheridan as Scott Summers/Cyclops:

Tye Sheridan as Wade Watts/Parzival:

People are already making the connection between the two movies:

Wait. So @tyesheridan puts on some futuristic visor at the end of the @readyplayerone trailer and were not supposed to think he's reprising his role as Cyclops in it https://t.co/rbgtn0gsPB

Tye Sheridan is being typecast as a guy who wears visors.

I’m sure Tye Sheridan is trying to typecast himself. #ReadyPlayerOne #Xmen

Tye Sheridan is building a career out of wearing visors

He even wears visors in his real life. He recently DJed with a VR headset at SXSW.

#ReadyPlayerOne’s Tye Sheridan is dropping 80’s-tastic tracks in #VR at #SXSW👌🏽 — @VRScout @htcvive @TheWaveVR

Tye Sheridan returns as Scott in the upcoming X-Men: Dark Phoenix alongside leading actress Sophie Turner as Jean Grey/Phoenix.

Scott Summers gets a visor update in this next installment, as seen in photos from the set.

Ready Player One is in theaters March 29, 2018, while X-Men: Dark Phoenix will be released on November 2, 2018.

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