Deadpool Won't Be in New Wolverine Movie and Here's Why

Deadpool Won't Be in New Wolverine Movie and Here's Why

[UPDATE] Reynolds has shed a little more light on the matter, explaining that Deadpool showing up alongside Wolverine would not work tonally.

The original story is below.

Actor Ryan Reynolds has spoken out to confirm that the character Deadpool will not show up in the upcoming Wolverine movie, Logan. A report today claimed that would be the case.

Prisoner 24601 is a reference to Jean Valjean, the character Wolverine actor Hugh Jackman played in Les Miserables.

The Wrap reported today that Reynolds filmed a scene as Deadpool for Logan that was said to possibly be a post-credits scene. Director James Mangold also denied that Deadpool would be in the movie.

Logan is scheduled to come out in March 2017. The Deadpool sequel, meanwhile, is currently without a release date. Tim Miller, who directed the first and was on board for the sequel, recently dropped out.

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