Ryan Reynolds Says Deadpool 3 Will Go In ‘Completely Different Direction’

Ryan Reynolds Says Deadpool 3 Will Go In 'Completely Different Direction'

Speaking at the Chinese premiere of Deadpool 2 (via Variety), star Ryan Reynolds confirmed that, despite the impending Disney acquisition of Fox, development of Deadpool 3 is still moving forward. Reynolds said that with the third film they plan to go in a “completely different direction,” citing that long-running film characters “reboot or change a character maybe like four movies too late.”

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Deadpool 2 premiered in May of 2018, and became the second highest grossing R-rated film with $743.8 million worldwide, sitting behind just the first Deadpool movie.  Directed by David Leitch, Deadpool 2 finds Ryan Reynolds reprises his role as the Merc with a Mouth alongside Zazie Beetz (Atlanta) as the luck-manipulating mutant Domino and Josh Brolin as Cable, the time-traveling son of the X-Men’s Cyclops. Jack Kesy (The StrainBaywatch) stars as Black Tom, with Japanese actress Shioli Kutsuna and Julian Dennison (Hunt for the Wilderpeople) playing Yukio and Firefist.

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