Deadpool

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Twitter has become the preferred source to release big movie news for a lot of actors and directors. There are pros and cons in using this particular media; on the one hand it’s direct and immediate, but on the other hand social platforms can turn into wretched hives of scum and villainy so quickly that you regret the day you ever heard the word tweet (even in a bird context). But the following looks like news that will definitely get fans of a certain persuasion excited. To put it this way, if you’re one of those people that was pissed that the Deadpool you saw in X-Men Origins: Wolverine bore no physical resemblance to the Deadpool you know and love from the comics, prepare to flip your lid. (more…)

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Man, when things get rolling in Hollywood, they sure get rolling!  It’s only been about seven months since 20th Century Fox announced that they would be moving forward with a new Deadpool movie with Ryan Reynolds reprising his role as the Merc with a Mouth.  Now, thanks to a couple of tweets from the stars of the new film, we have confirmation that Deadpool is officially filming. (more…)

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Silicon Valley star T.J. Miller is known for playing mouthy smart alec characters. He’s like the out of shape ginger version of Ryan Reynolds. Who, incidentally, will co-star against in FOX’s upcoming Deadpool movie. It will be interesting to see how these two jive talking jerks play off each other.

Now we know Reynolds is playing the films titular anti-hero, but what roll is T.J. Miller being pegged for? A recent Tweet from Miller leads us to believe he’s something of a weasel. (more…)

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We can look forward to a lot of updates from Ryan Reynolds about the upcoming Deadpool movie. He’s certainly not shied away from keeping fans informed and pumped up to see the Merc-with-a-Mouth on the big screen, tweeting pictures of the costume production and commenting on the script and others working on the project. This time around Reynolds once again addresses those hard-core, die-hard Deadpool fans. (more…)

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While Hugh Jackman does the Publicity Shuffle for Neill Blomkamp‘s new movie Chappie, It’s a given that he’ll also field some questions about Wolverine, the X-Men, and other superhero related movie news. This time around Yahoo! Movies and MTV News hit Jackman with some questions about the possibilities of Wolverine and Deadpool sharing some big screen time and if he thinks we’ll ever get an X-Men/Avengers Crossover movie. (more…)

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Production on Wham! will begin soon, and by Wham! we mean Deadpool. (If you don’t understand the reference, we refer you to this article.) While the leading man of the film has been confirmed for some time, Ryan Ryenolds, the rest of the cast, not to mention the parts that they’re going to play, remains a question mark. Well, sort of. A new casting call reveals, if not the actual identities of the characters then what types of actors they are looking to play them. So who will be joining Deadpool in what’s sure to be a bloody and violent (rating pending) big screen adventure full of meta-commentary and other laughs? (more…)

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With the release of Deadpool exactly a year away (February 12, 2016,) and the films star Ryan Reynolds already saying that it will be the movie fans want it to  be, maybe it’s time the man playing the merc put his money where his mouth is. Reynolds took to Twitter this morning to tease and early look at the Deadpool costume and by the looks of things fans should be happy. Check it out below. (more…)

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Even though X-Men Origins: Wolverine royally bombed with everyone except maybe Hugh Jackman‘s mom, Ryan Reynolds will reprise the role of the Merc with the Mouth for the upcoming Deadpool solo feature. That part of casting the upcoming X-Men spin-off film was more or less a forgone conclusion, but who might play Deadpool’s leading lady in the film, that is a more complicated question. Sources say that the production has it narrowed down to six potentials, including a couple of choice names that should be very familiar to genre fans. The role the winning actress might play, is unknown, but what is known is the code name for the Deadpool production, so if you’re in the Vancouver area in the next couple of months and want to stalk the cast and crew, the watch word you’ll need to know is… (more…)