Latest News

March 28, 2015
 

First Look at Ryan Reynolds as ‘Deadpool’; Official Synopsis Revealed

More articles by »
Written by: Taylor Salan
Tags: , ,

After what seems like an eternity, the long-in-the-works Deadpool spinoff is finally getting in front of cameras. Last week, star Ryan Reynolds tweeted the first “image” from the set, and now Reynolds has tweeted the first official image of himself in costume.

The costume itself isn’t anything too radical, but i’m just happy that the thing is real. No doubt that the film will have to employ visual effects to put the finishing touches on the suit (most notably his eyes), but  has been notorious for starring in comic franchise non-starters (Green Lantern the most notable of these). With this in mind, I truly believe that he was born to play the role of the merc with a mouth. As you may have guessed, the film will be an origin story with a large revenge element, according to the synopsis.

Here is the photo, along with the official synopsis below:

Based upon Marvel Comics’ most unconventional anti-hero, DEADPOOL tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new abilities and a dark, twisted sense of humor, Deadpool hunts down the man who nearly destroyed his life.



About the Author

Taylor Salan
Taylor Salan
Taylor Salan is a independent filmmaker who currently resides in the San Fernando Valley. Since childhood, Taylor Salan had a fascination with movies. Although he was an avid fan of film as a child, it wasn’t until his years as a young adult that his passion for the art of filmmaking truly came to fruition. A current student of the film production program at California State University Northridge, Taylor studies Cinematography but ultimately has plans to direct full time if afforded the opportunity. In his spare time, Taylor produces audio podcasts and blogs about film for ageofthenerd.com. He is also a longtime musician, playing drums for over 8 years.



 
 

 
deadpool 2

Cable Shines in New Action-Packed Trailer for ‘Deadpool 2’

Earlier this week, Deadpool actor Ryan Reynolds tweeted a Flashdance parody poster for the upcoming Deadpool 2 aka the Untitled Deadpool Sequel. 20th Century Fox has just released a new trailer for the sequel. The trailer is t...
by Chris Salce
 

 
 

Deadpool Channels ‘Flashdance’ in New Poster

The Deadpool sequel is just months away from hitting the big screen and this time under the Disney banner. Yes, that still seems weird that the “merc with a mouth” is now owned by Mickey Mouse but nonetheless we a...
by Chris Salce
 

 
 
deadpool 2

New ‘Deadpool 2’ Teaser Channels Bob Ross

20th Century Fox has released the first footage from 'Deadpool 2'. In this first "Wet on Wet" trailer, we see Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds) parodying Bob Ross!
by Taylor Salan
 

 

 
deadpool 2

First ‘Deadpool 2’ Poster Released!

Reynolds has already given us our first good looks at Domino (Zazie Beetz) and Cable (Josh Brolin) from the film, but this poster does a really great job of giving us a fun look at the full cast from 'Deadpool 2'.
by Taylor Salan
 

 
Advertisement
 

‘Deadpool 2’ Gives Us Our First Look at Cable, Domino

Cable was first announced in the post-credits scene of the original 'Deadpool', and the casting of Brolin seems to be spot on. As a crucial member of the the X-Men universe, as well as the X-Force movie that is currently in dev...
by Taylor Salan
 

 




%d bloggers like this: