Three character profiles have been released for The Wolverine including Logan, The Silver Samurai, and Yukio. Today’s video focuses on one of the film’s chief villains, Viper. The character is played by Svetlana Khodchenkova and the video features new footage from the film and an interview with star Hugh Jackman. Check it out below.
Also starring Will Yun Lee, Hiroyuki Sanada, Hal Yamanouchi, Tao Okamoto, Rila Fukushima and Brian Tee, the James Mangold-directed film hits theaters on July 26.
Based on the celebrated comic book arc, this epic action-adventure takes Wolverine (Jackman), the most iconic character of the X-Men universe, to modern day Japan. Out of his depth in an unknown world, he will face a host of unexpected and deadly opponents in a life-or-death battle that will leave him forever changed. Vulnerable for the first time and pushed to his physical and emotional limits, he confronts not only lethal samurai steel but also his inner struggle against his own immortality.