Ryan Reynolds is starring in a new Christmas movie, but he’s tried to add some to his movie before Bonus Joy Signature Character, Deadpool.
Accepting When interviewed Big Issue published Saturday, cast revealed Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick, who co-authored the hit Deadpool and its 2016 sequel, Once worked with him on the script for a Christmas movie featuring superheroes, but they never produced a full script. Reynolds currently stars with Will Ferrell in Spirited ), Music Show Christmas Carols on Apple TV+.
“I’d love to see the cabaret movie in Deadpool, said Reynolds. “Four years ago, Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, and I wrote a Christmas movie starring Deadpool. But it got lost in the shuffle of Disney’s acquisition of Fox, and it never got made.”
The star continued, “Maybe one day we’ll make that movie. It’s not a musical, it’s a full Deadpool
Christmas movie. So someday.”
This isn’t the only time Reynolds has given the character a Christmas vibe. Holiday-focused PG- version in post 2016 Deadpool 2 , titled Once Upon a Deadpool , got a limited theatrical release a few months after the R-rated release. But that movie was mostly a cleaned up re-release of the David Leitch-directed sequel.
Reynolds has been working with Reese and Wernick on a third Deadpool movie, The film brings the spiky character into the Marvel Cinematic Universe. In July, Marvel Studios Kevin Feige told The Hollywood Reporter The third installment will be an opportunity to expand on the first two films in the franchise.
“How do we end up with Civil War and Infinity War and Ragnarok ?” Fly Brother said at the time. “It was fun to be in the world of the Ryan Reynolds show.”