X-Men Origins: Deadpool

Status: Production

Production: Filming the movie. Filming starts March 23, 2015.  Have an update? Send Us Feedback


Ryan Reynolds
Wade Wilson / Deadpool

Gina Carano
Angel Dust


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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. official plot version from

Additional Notes

  • Based on the character created by artist Rob Liefeld and writer Fabian Nicieza, which first appeared in "The New Mutants" #98.
  • Ryan Reynolds played Wilson in 2009's X-Men Origins: Wolverine, while Scott Adkins played the character of Deadpool after Wilson had transformed.
  • Homeland star Morena Baccarin will play Ryan Reynolds' conflicted love interest.

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