Serbian actor Stefan Kapičić, who portrayed X-Men’s Colossus in the first two Deadpool films, took to Instagram to confirm this highly anticipated Marvel Studios production. Dead Pool 3 finally started.
The start of filming comes five years after the hit R-rated superhero sequel hit theaters. The MCU movie is currently set to arrive in theaters on November 8, 2024.
The returning cast of Deadpool 3
Deadpool 3 will reunite lead star Ryan Reynolds with Free Guy and project filmmaker Adam Shawn Levy, who has signed on to helm the long-awaited project. The third installment will also feature the return of Leslie Uggams as Blind Al, Morena Baccarin as Vanessa, Rob Delaney as Peter, Stefan Kapicic as Colossus Karan Soni as Dopinder, Brianna Hildebrand as Negasonic Teenage Warhead, and Shioli Kutsuna as Yukio.
The film is written by Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick and Zeb Wells from an earlier project by the Molyneux sisters (Wendy Molyneux and Lizzie Molyneux-Logelin). Following his standout performance in 2017’s Logan, Hugh Jackson is finally coming out of superhero retirement to reprise his iconic role as Wolverine in Deadpool 3. Additionally, the film will also welcome the arrival of Marvel newcomers Emma Corrin and Matthew Macfadyen.
The first two Deadpool movies are both box office hits as they grossed a combined worldwide gross of over $1.5 billion. They were both written by Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick, with the former directed by Tim Miller and Deadpool 2 directed by David Leitch.