Nightcrawler

Nightcrawler Picture

Night Crawler is a mutant with the ability to teleport himself. He was introduced in X2 as part of a plot to assassinate the President of the United States. However, he later joins forces with the X-Men. His real name is Kurt Wagner, he is German, and has a very strong belief in Catholicism.

Played By
Alan Cumming
Full Name
Nightcrawler

Nightcrawler Quotes

Storm: Can you teleport inside?
Nightcrawler: No. I have to be able to see where I am going, otherwise I could wind up inside a wall.

Nightcrawler: You know, outside the circus, most people were afraid of me. But I didn't hate them. I pitied them. Do you know why? Because most people will never know anything beyond what they see with their own two eyes.
Storm: Well, I gave up on pity a long time ago.
Nightcrawler: Someone so beautiful should not be so angry.
Storm: Sometimes anger can help you survive.
Nightcrawler: So can faith

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X2 Quotes

[voiceover] Mutation. It is the key to our evolution. It is how we have evolved from a single-cell organism into the dominant species on the planet. This process is slow, normally taking thousands and thousands of years. But every few millennia evolution leaps forward.

Dr. Jean Grey

Wolverine: Got any beer?
Bobby: This is a school.
Wolverine: So that's a no?
Bobby: Yeah, that's a no.
Wolverine: Well, do you have anything other than chocolate milk?