Deadpool

Deadpool New Mutants

DEADPOOL

Producer Simon Kinberg provides updates on ‘Deadpool 2’ and ‘New Mutants’

SIMON KINBERG: We’re gearing up to make both of them this year. New Mutants we’re waiting on a new draft of the script, which we’re all very excited about. Josh Boone has been prepping that movie. Josh is someone who is a lifelong, hardcore fan of New Mutants, and the plan is to make that […]

Deadpool

Green-Lantern-film-1

Ryan Reynolds was writing ‘Deadpool’ while he was shooting ‘Green Lantern’

However, the project that came about in large part because of the success of The Proposal quickly poured cold water on that. Reynolds auditioned for the title role in Green Lantern — another comic book adaptation, this time from DC Comics, Marvel’s archrival — not really expecting to be offered the part. When he was, […]

Deadpool

Cable-X-Saction-1-Art

‘Deadpool 2’ writers explain how they’ll handle Cable’s convoluted origin

In the end credits scene of Deadpool, Deadpool revealed that Cable would be a part of the sequel. While that was a bit of optimism on the part of the filmmakers that Deadpool would be a hit, the movie ended up grossing $783 million worldwide, so a sequel became a no-brainer and that guaranteed that […]

Deadpool

DEADPOOL

Here’s the ‘Deadpool’ “For Your Consideration” Oscars pitch

Maybe, maybe not, but continuing the tradition of mocking all of the accolades thrown at the film, Ryan Reynolds tonight tweeted out a For Your Consideration video for Deadpool. Narrated by Reynolds, the clip notes the film’s magical unicorns, broken fourth wall, assless chaps, chimichangas and so on. If you’re reading this and also, unlike […]

Deadpool Wolverine

1057475-wolverine-x-men

Hugh Jackman on ‘Deadpool’s’ Oscars odds and retiring Wolverine

For this week’s Golden Globes Variety cover story, Hugh Jackman threw his weight behind “Deadpool,” making the case for why the comic-book tentpole starring Ryan Reynolds should be a prominent awards contender (and it might be — following its Writers Guild of America nomination this week). Jackman also spoke to Variety about retiring his claws […]

Deadpool Wolverine

Wolverine-and-Deadpool

Ryan Reynolds still wants a Wolverine/Deadpool team-up but explains why he won’t be in ‘Logan’

“I want a Deadpool/Wolvie film,” the actor replied to one fan, “But Logan is its own unique & perfect thing. The Big Red Shit-Talker wouldn’t mix with the tone.” That’s something we all expected, and it sounds like we can now forget Reynolds’ Merc with the Mouth showing up in the movie in any form.