Deadpool 3, the highly anticipated sequel from Marvel Studios, is generating even more excitement with the news that it may feature a host of returning X-Men and villains. While the return of Hugh Jackman’s Wolverine has already been confirmed, insider @CanWeGetToast suggests that Halle Berry’s Storm, Famke Janssen’s Jean Grey, and James Marsden’s Cyclops will also make appearances in the film. The inclusion of these beloved characters from the X-Men franchise promises to bring an extra dose of nostalgia and fan anticipation.
In addition to the returning X-Men, the movie is said to feature a returning X-Men villain as well as a villain from the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). The identities of these antagonists have been kept under wraps, leaving fans speculating and eagerly awaiting further details. The clash between Deadpool and these formidable foes is sure to deliver thrilling and action-packed sequences.
Ryan Reynolds, who has won hearts with his portrayal of the irreverent and wisecracking Deadpool, will reprise his role as the titular character. The film will be helmed by Shawn Levy, known for his work on the hit movies “Free Guy” and “The Adam Project,” marking a reunion between Reynolds and Levy. The return of key supporting cast members has also been confirmed, including Leslie Uggams as Blind Al, Morena Baccarin as Vanessa, Rob Delaney as Peter, Stefan Kapicic as Colossus, Karan Soni as Dopinder, Brianna Hildebrand as Negasonic Teenage Warhead, and Shioli Kutsuna as Yukio. The chemistry and camaraderie among these characters have been a crucial part of the Deadpool films’ success, and their return ensures the continuation of that dynamic.
Behind the scenes, the script for Deadpool 3 is being crafted by a talented team of writers. Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, and Zeb Wells are working on the screenplay, building upon a previous draft by the Molyneux sisters, Wendy Molyneux and Lizzie Molyneux-Logelin. The collaboration of these creative minds promises to deliver the trademark humor and irreverence that fans have come to love.
It’s worth noting that Hugh Jackman, who delivered a memorable performance as Wolverine in 2017’s “Logan,” is coming out of superhero retirement to reprise his iconic role in Deadpool 3. This news has further fueled anticipation and excitement among fans, as they eagerly await the interaction between Deadpool and Wolverine on the big screen.
Adding to the star-studded cast, Deadpool 3 will introduce Marvel newcomers Emma Corrin and Matthew Macfadyen to the franchise. Their roles have yet to be disclosed, leaving fans speculating about the characters they will portray and the impact they will have on the story.
The first two Deadpool films, directed by Tim Miller and David Leitch respectively, were box-office hits, collectively grossing over $1.5 billion worldwide. Both films were written by Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick, establishing a winning formula of humor, action, and irreverence that resonated with audiences. With Deadpool 3, fans can expect another wild and entertaining ride through the chaotic world of the Merc with a Mouth.