Tye Sheridan, the ambitious Gunter Wade Watts from Steven Spielberg’s Hollywood box-office hit, Ready Player One, will surely get everyone’s adrenaline pumping.
Sheridan, best known for playing lead mutant Cyclops in X-Men: Apocalypse, made his film debut in the critically-acclaimed The Tree of Life, and has also starred in drama films such as Mud, Joe, and The Stanford Prison Experiment.
He won the 2013 Marcello Mastroianni Award at the Venice Film Festival for his captivating performance in Joe, opposite Nicolas Cage. That same year, he was recognized by numerous film critics for his starring role in Mud, opposite Matthew McConaughey and Reese Witherspoon. He also received a 2014 Critics' Choice nomination for Best Young Actor and the cast was honored with the 2014 Robert Altman Award at the Independent Spirit Awards.
Sheridan will reprise his role as Cyclops on the next X-Men movie, X-Men: Dark Phoenix, which is set to be released late this year.