with Deadpool 3 currently in development at Marvel Studios, former Wolverine actor Hugh Jackman has responded to rumors that he is returning to the film.
Deadpool 3 marks a unique development in the evolution of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. While recent explorations of the Multiverse in the MCU films have seen characters from past franchises make cameo appearances, Deadpool 3 will fully bring Ryan Reynolds’ Wade Wilson into the MCU.
More from Ryan Reynolds Deadpool series began, fans were desperate to see the characters cross paths with Hugh Jackman’s Wolverine. Now, on X-man the star hinted that a comeback could be in the works.
Hugh Jackman appears to have retired from playing Wolverine for good after 2017. Loganwhich saw an aged version of the character meet his demise.
While many fans expect a new Wolverine to appear in the MCU, the actor’s friendship/ongoing feud with Ryan Reynolds has also left fans eager to see his Logan cross paths with Deadpool before someone else takes over.
On Twitter, Hugh Jackman recently shared a simple photo of himself staring at his phone screen in shock. He captioned the image with just a surprised emoji, leading to rampant speculation that he was responding to the call for his return as Marvel’s Wolverine.
Now, the Logan actor has once again set the internet rumor mill alight. Jackman shared another photo of himself, hand on hip and face fixed in an expression of… embarrassment? Surprise? Desperation trying to remember how he did all those Wolverine grunts and growls? He asked the internet to be the judge of this:
Fans will just have to wait and see if Hugh Jackman’s Wolverine returns to the MCU. Of course, even if Jackman’s version of the character returns Deadpool 3may just be a cameo role from across the Multiverse and not necessarily signal his permanent return to the role.
However, even a fleeting appearance would surely please fans eager to see him join forces – or battle – with Ryan Reynolds’ Deadpool in the upcoming Marvel sequel.
Deadpool 3 no official release date yet. Here is the synopsis of the previous movie, Deadpool 2:
After surviving a near-fatal beef attack, a disfigured cafeteria chef (Wade Wilson) struggles to fulfill his dream of becoming Mayberry’s hottest bartender while learning to deal with his lost sense of taste. Seeking to regain his spice of life, as well as a flux capacitor, Wade must battle ninjas, yakuza, and a pack of sexually aggressive dogs as he travels the world to discover the meaning of family, friendship, and taste—finding a new taste for adventures and winning the coveted coffee cup title of world’s best lover.
Directed by David Leitch from a screenplay written by Rhett Rees, Paul Wernick and Ryan Reynolds, Deadpool 2 stars Ryan Reynolds, Josh Brolin, Morena Baccarin, Julian Dennison, Zazie Beetz, TJ Miller, Briana Hildebrand and Jack Kesey.
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