For a while, the production of various movies and shows were put to a halt due to the WGA and SAG strikes and as that finally ended, what goes behind the scenes hit the restart button. For Deadpool 3, things are looking pretty good with a new release date to look forward to. Hugh Jackman is excited to get things going as he teases production updates from his workout regimen to his photo with director Shawn Levy.
Deadpool 3 has been pushed back more than once but every now and then, the movie will just bounce back stronger. With the anticipation of the come back of the Merc With A Mouth, now under the MCU, that comes with the return of Weapon X, any update brings weight on what the film had to go through to get this far. Ryan Reynolds brings in Hugh Jackman and the latter is all in to suit up as Wolverine once more that he whole-heartedly prepares for his role as seen in a new workout video he posted online. Check the clip below:
Aging like fine wine, the 55-year-old actor flexes himself in a video deadlifting around 360 pounds with a caption "LFG" and a hashtag that shows his preparation for Deadpool 3 "#becomingwolverineagainagain" which brings about how the actor is dedicated to suit up as Wolverine once more. Hugh Jackman first played the role of Wolverine in 2000 in X-Men. While the actor repeatedly said that he was done playing the part after Logan, he is now returning to reprise the role more than two decades after he first suited up as Wolverine.
What other production updates did Hugh Jackman share for Deadpool 3?
Since the confirmation of his involvement in Deadpool 3, Hugh Jackman has been vocal about his participation in the production of the movie. In a new photo he shared online, the actor reveals being "in a very important production meeting" with the director of the film, Shawn Levy, and the latter even reposted the image with a tease on Ryan Reynolds saying, "We were definitely toasting you, @VancityReynolds." Check the post of Hugh Jackman above.
Ryan Reynolds and Hugh Jackman has been close friends since they met on the set of X-Men Origins: Wolverine. The two have been expressive on their friendship with their false beef online. Reynolds and Jackman were often seen roasting each other on their respective social media accounts and no, they aren't fighting or bashing each other, that's just the type of friends that they are. Their friendship has been pivotal in bringing Hugh Jackman's Wolverine to Deadpool 3.
Deadpool 3 is currently slated for a theatrical release on July 26, 2024.