Throughout an interview with Large Challenge that revealed Saturday, the actor revealed that Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick, who co-wrote the 2016 hit Deadpool and its 2018 sequel, had labored with him on a script for a Christmas film that includes the title superhero however that their accomplished screenplay was by no means produced. Reynolds presently stars with Will Ferrell in Spirited, Apple TV+’s musical tackle A Christmas Carol.
“I might like to see a song-and-dance quantity in a Deadpool film,” Reynolds stated. “4 years in the past, Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick and I wrote a Christmas film starring Deadpool. Nevertheless it bought misplaced within the shuffle of Disney buying Fox and it by no means bought made.”
The star continued, “Perhaps sooner or later we’ll get to make that film. It’s not a musical, however it’s a full Deadpool Christmas film. So sooner or later.”
This isn’t the one time Reynolds has given the character a Christmas-minded spin. In late 2018, a holiday-centric PG-13 model of Deadpool 2, entitled As soon as Upon a Deadpool, bought a restricted theatrical launch that got here out months after the R-rated model. However that movie was largely a cleaned-up re-release of the David Leitch-directed sequel.
Reynolds has been working with Reese and Wernick on the third Deadpool film, which can deliver the acerbic character into the Marvel Cinematic Universe fold. In July, Marvel Studios Kevin Feige instructed The Hollywood Reporter that the third installment could be an opportunity to develop on the franchise’s two earlier movies.
“How can we elevate it in the way in which we’ve been in a position to with Civil Warfare and Infinity Warfare and Ragnarok?” stated Feige on the time. “It’s very enjoyable to be on the planet of the Ryan Reynolds present.”