Newswire: Logan is apparently so good that Patrick Stewart is quitting X-Men

While we’ve known for a while now that Logan would be Hugh Jackman’s last turn as comicdom’s favorite “Bub”-dubbing claw-handed Canuck, his co-star Patrick Stewart has been less clear about his own future with with nearly two-decades-strong X-Men franchise. But not anymore: Vulture reports on a SiriusXM Town Hall Stewart recently gave, in which he announced that he’d told Jackman, “I’m done, too.”

Why is Stewart giving up his most iconic non-starship-based role? Because Logan is just too damn good, apparently. The actor recounted a story of crying while watching the film with Jackman and director James Mangold at the Berlin Film Festival, when he realized “there will never be a better, a more perfect, a more sensitive, emotional, and beautiful way of saying au revoir to Charles Xavier than this movie. So, I told [Jackman] that same evening, ‘I’m done too. It …

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