Deadpool Movie Going Ahead, Release Date Revealed

X-Men Origins: Wolverine

Official word has finally come through: we’re getting a Deadpool movie. After years of rumours and whispers, 20th Century Fox has lined up the Marvel character for his own movie.

Could it have something to do with the internet losing its collective shit when the Deadpool test footage (scroll down) was released around two months ago? Quite likely. The test footage revealed a look at a much more “adult” take on the character, which was clearly better than the Deadpool we saw in X-Men Origins: Wolverine.

A February 12, 2016, release date has been locked in for the film, which is expected to see Ryan Reynolds back in the title role. ‘Expected’, because apart from the release date, no other announcement has been made. Let the speculation continue, like whether or not the film will get a hard R rating (U.S.) and whether the film will continue with the current draft penned by Rhett Rheese and Paul Wernick (Zombieland)…