• 'Deadpool 2' teaser: Ryan Reynolds paints an impressionistic preview of bonkers sequel
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    'Deadpool 2' teaser: Ryan Reynolds paints an impressionistic preview of bonkers sequel

    Deadpool is back and you know what that means…. It's arts-and-crafts time?!

  • From Scripting 'Deadpool' to Creating 'Life': Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick on Naming Their Alien and That 'Venom' Theory
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    From Scripting 'Deadpool' to Creating 'Life': Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick on Naming Their Alien and That 'Venom' Theory

    Screenwriting duo Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick had a very good 2016. For their next act, Reese and Wernick (whose other credits include Zombieland and G.I. Joe: Retaliation) send their old pal Ryan Reynolds and friends (including Jake Gyllenhaal and Rebecca Ferguson) to space in the new sci-fi thriller Life.

  • 'Deadpool 2' Recruits Another Mutant: 'Atlanta' Star Zazie Beetz as Domino
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    'Deadpool 2' Recruits Another Mutant: 'Atlanta' Star Zazie Beetz as Domino

    The Merc with a Mouth will have plenty of crime-fighting company in Deadpool 2. Star Ryan Reynolds took to Twitter today to announce that Zazie Beetz, who plays Donald Glover’s ex-girlfriend/baby-mama on the hit FX comedy Atlanta, has joined the cast as fellow mutant mercenary Domino. Domino first popped up in Marvel comic books in the early 1990s.

  • 'Deadpool' Oscar Alert! Ryan Reynolds Shares 'For Your Consideration' Video
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    'Deadpool' Oscar Alert! Ryan Reynolds Shares 'For Your Consideration' Video

    Ryan Reynolds tweeted a short “For Your Consideration” video for Deadpool on Thursday evening following nominations for the film from the WGA, PGA and DGA in recent weeks. The film has been racking up nominations, shocking many, including a Best Comedy or Musical nomination from the Golden Globes last weekend as well as a Best Actor nom for Reynolds. It lost both to La La Land, as Ryan Gosling’s jazz pianist beat out Reynold’s merc with a mouth.

  • Ryan Reynolds had ‘scary fights’ during Deadpool edit to get it right
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    Ryan Reynolds had ‘scary fights’ during Deadpool edit to get it right

    Ryan Reynolds has revealed that ‘Deadpool’s’ editing was beset with “scary fights” as the creative team tried to get the film just right. Reynolds made this admission to GQ after he was named the magazine’s 2016 Man Of The Year, which is mostly down to how ‘Deadpool’ stormed the box office when it was released earlier this year. It was the most passionate group of individuals I’ve ever worked with in my life,” Reynolds admitted.

  • Deadpool 3 is already in the works, will include X-Force
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    Deadpool 3 is already in the works, will include X-Force

    There have been a lot of problems with ‘Deadpool 2’ over the last few weeks. Not just that, but it’s also been reported that the third solo instalment for the character will see him pair up with another team from the ‘X-Men’ franchise, X-Force. The X-Force are a more aggressive and militant version of the X-Men, and their ensemble has in the past included Psylocke, who was played by Olivia Munn in ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’, as well as Deadpool, Domino and Cable, both of whom are already confirmed for ‘Deadpool 2’.

  • Director Tim Miller quits Deadpool 2 over creative differences
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    Director Tim Miller quits Deadpool 2 over creative differences

    Just when we thought the future of ‘Deadpool’ was looking rosy, its director Tim Miller has left the project. Deadline have revealed that due to creative differences Miller has left the project, which comes as quite a blow to the beginning of what was shaping to be a lucrative franchise. Having directed the 2015 hit, Miller was on board to helm the sequel which would see Ryan Reynolds return as the foul-mouthed, quick talking merc, Deadpool, but it appears their working relationship is now over.

  • Deadpool 2 Want Kyle Chandler For Cable, Mackenzie Davis For Domino
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    Deadpool 2 Want Kyle Chandler For Cable, Mackenzie Davis For Domino

    Ever since then rumours surrounding who might actually portray the hugely powerful, time-traveling mutant, who also happens to be the son of Cyclops and Jean Grey’s clone Madelyne Pryor, have started to circulate. During the Meet The Movie Press web series, via Comic Book.com, Mashable’s Jeff Sneider admitted as much, but at the same time he insisted that it needed to be taken with a huge grain of salt. “There’s been a name floating around for Cable for months,” Sneider remarked.

  • Sorry, Will Smith: 'Deadpool' Star Ryan Reynolds Has No Clue Who Your Deadshot Is
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    Sorry, Will Smith: 'Deadpool' Star Ryan Reynolds Has No Clue Who Your Deadshot Is

    Don't ask Ryan Reynolds who would win in a battle between his Marvel hero and DC's Suicide Squad hit man.

  • X-Men To Join Avengers? Fox Reportedly Considering Marvel Deal
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    X-Men To Join Avengers? Fox Reportedly Considering Marvel Deal

    The superhero gathering that comic book fans have been dreaming of for years is reportedly one step closer to happening, because it’s been alleged that 20th Century Fox are considering a deal with Marvel Studios to pair up some of their characters.

  • Deadpool Invades X-Men: Apocalypse Japanese Trailer, Trolls Fox
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    Deadpool Invades X-Men: Apocalypse Japanese Trailer, Trolls Fox

    Well played 20th Century Fox’s marketing team. Because with ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ due for release in Japan at the start of August they decided to give the blockbuster an extra promotional push by calling in Ryan Reynolds and Deadpool to cameo in the trailer. After ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’’s trailer comes to an end it then abruptly cuts to Deadpool sat in a director’s chair, and the masked vigilante then launches into a hysterical diatribe that pokes fun at Fox and then proceeds to riff on the X-Men family.

  • Deadpool Is Amazon’s Best-Selling Romance Film
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    Deadpool Is Amazon’s Best-Selling Romance Film

    The surprise superhero hit of the year, Fox’s ‘Deadpool’, has become Amazon’s top-selling romance movie.

  • Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War Passes $1 Billion At Box Office
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    Mike P Williams

    Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War Passes $1 Billion At Box Office

    It’s no surprise to learn that one of Marvel’s most successful movies ever, ‘Captain America: Civil War’, has now made more than $1 billion at the worldwide box office. The thirteenth film from Disney and Marvel has only been out in the US for 17 days, but it’s been a huge hit domestically, having scooped an epic $323 million, with that number set to rise over the coming weeks.

  • Ranking The X-Men Films From Best To Worst
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    Ranking The X-Men Films From Best To Worst

    The ninth film in Fox’s X-Men series has arrived, heralding Apocalypse - a villain like no other the superhero mutant team has faced before. The 16-year-old series is the longest running superhero franchise, so as the new film hits cinemas we thought we’d rank the films to date, including the three spin-offs and director Bryan Singer’s latest epic. It made excellent use of the characters set up in Bryan Singer’s 2000 original (though Cyclops remained under-served) and built on every facet of what makes the X-Men series tick in all forms of media.

  • Every Name From Deadpool’s Dead Pool List Revealed
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    Every Name From Deadpool’s Dead Pool List Revealed

    ‘Deadpool’s’ digital release in the US means that we can now divulge deep into the blockbuster’s Easter Eggs and find references that we missed the first time.

  • Disney Star Bella Thorne Says She Wants To Play Female Deadpool
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    Disney Star Bella Thorne Says She Wants To Play Female Deadpool

    There’s no denying ‘Deadpool’ was a massive hit earlier this year, so much so that former Disney star Bella Thorne has said she’d love to play the female version of the character. Speaking to Moviefone, the multi talented 18-year-old was keen to become involved in the superhero craze that’s seen the likes of Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, and Robert Downey Jr. firmly in the spotlight as iconic characters Captain America, Black Widow, and Iron Man. “I’d be so down to play like a badass Marvel character,” the singer/model/actor said.

  • MTV Movie Awards 2016: Star Wars, Jurassic World & Deadpool Scoop Prizes
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    Mike P Williams

    MTV Movie Awards 2016: Star Wars, Jurassic World & Deadpool Scoop Prizes

    Hosted by Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson and Kevin Hart, the MTV Movie Awards 2016 were always going to be eventful, as ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’, ‘Jurassic World’, and ‘Deadpool’ walked away with wins.

  • Deadpool Director Talks Sequels & Adding Cable To The Mix
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    Mike P Williams

    Deadpool Director Talks Sequels & Adding Cable To The Mix

    After its tremendous run at the box office, ‘Deadpool’s’ director Tim Miller has spoken out about the follow-up and how to incorporate Cable. “You tell a story that’s organic to the character. ‘Deadpool's’ world doesn’t mean you have to go bigger. Anyone who has seen ‘Deadpool’ will be aware that, yes, it uses a fair bit of CGI but doesn’t opt for big expensive set pieces the likes of ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ or ‘Man of Steel’ do.

  • Deadpool Had To Ditch Amy Winehouse Joke
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    Deadpool Had To Ditch Amy Winehouse Joke

    Deadpool might be a lot of things… but disrespectful of one of the greatest jazz singers the UK has ever produced is not one of them. According to reports, a pretty on-the-edge joke about Amy Winehouse had to be removed from the movie’s original script. Movie site Mr Sunday Movies discovered that the joke would have involved Winehouse being run over by a bus in the first draft of the movie, during the end credits.

  • Stan Lee Wasn’t Entirely Happy With His Deadpool Cameo
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    Stan Lee Wasn’t Entirely Happy With His Deadpool Cameo

    Stan Lee’s Marvel movie cameos are a constant source of delight. Obviously the 93-year-old wasn’t just going to pass up the opportunity to appear in 20th Century Fox’s recent ‘Deadpool’ adaptation. “I wish I had spent more time in the strip club,” Stan Lee confessed.

  • Deadpool Responds To SNL Petition By Poking Fun At Kanye West
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    Mike P Williams

    Deadpool Responds To SNL Petition By Poking Fun At Kanye West

    ‘Deadpool’ is the movie you simply can’t escape at the moment. It’s not only performed tremendously at the box office, but its marketing is continuing with a Kanye West spoof. After fans recently started a petition to get the Merc with a Mouth to host Saturday Night Live, the quick-witted marketing team behind the R-rated movie saw an opportunity to reply.

  • Ryan Reynolds Gatecrashes Eddie The Eagle Junket With Hugh Jackman
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    Ryan Reynolds Gatecrashes Eddie The Eagle Junket With Hugh Jackman

    Ryan Reynolds is proving to be quite the renaissance man. 'Eddie The Eagle’, starring Jackman alongside Taron Edgerton as the ski jumper Eddie Edwards, is due out in April. 'Deadpool’, meanwhile, is out now across the UK.

  • Deadpool petition calls for statue in Regina
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    Deadpool petition calls for statue in Regina

    Regina movie-goers who went to see Deadpool on the weekend may have been a little surprised when the title character declared he was from the Queen City.

  • Guardians Of The Galaxy's James Gunn Slams Hollywood Copy Cat System
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    Guardians Of The Galaxy's James Gunn Slams Hollywood Copy Cat System

    James Gunn, the outspoken director of ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ has slammed the Hollywood system following the success of superhero movie 'Deadpool’. The cause of the rant was one particular piece, in the movie bible Deadline, which quoted an anonymous executive.

  • Deadpool Storms Box Office To Record-Breaking Weekend
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    Mike P Williams

    Deadpool Storms Box Office To Record-Breaking Weekend

    ‘Deadpool’, the latest superhero offering from Fox, is predicted to do much better than anticipated in its opening weekend with a record-breaking $100 million haul. The foul-mouthed anti-hero, played by Ryan Reynolds, is set to soar well over the $100 million mark during the four-day Valentine’s weekend/Presidents Day holiday, smashing the previous record for an R-rated movie set by ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’.