James McAvoy portrayed Professor X in X-Men: First Class, X-Men: Days of Future Past, X-Men: Apocalypse, Deadpool 2 and Dark Phoenix.
- James McAvoy played Wesley Gibson in the comic book adaptation Wanted.
- James McAvoy played David Percival in the comic book adaptation Atomic Blonde with Bill Skarsgård.
- McAvoy portrayed worked with Eddie Marsan in the film Filth.
- McAvoy portrayed Kevin Wendell Crumb / The Horde in Split with Anya Taylor-Joy.
- McAvoy portrayed Max Campion in Penelope with Peter Dinklage .