‘Deadpool 3’ Director Shawn Levy Reacts To Hugh Jackman News

Stranger Things trained him well!

Deadpool 3

Deadpool 3 director Shawn Levy shared his thoughts on Hugh Jackman returning as Wolverine in the upcoming film.

Ryan Reynolds broke the internet on Tuesday with a video that revealed Hugh Jackman would return one more time as Wolverine in Deadpool 3. Development on the upcoming sequel produced by Marvel Studios has been ongoing, with not much news beyond Stranger Things‘ Shawn Levy as its director.

Deadpool‘s Director on the Big News

Shawn Levy is now the third different director to helm a Ryan Reynolds Deadpool film, following Tim Miller and David Leitch. Deadpool 3 is moving forward with a September 2024 release date, and Levy reacted to all the news with several tweets you can see below.

Here’s the official synopsis for Deadpool 2, Ryan Reynolds’ most recent appearance as the Merc with a Mouth:

“After surviving a near fatal bovine attack, a disfigured cafeteria chef (Wade Wilson) struggles to fulfill his dream of becoming Mayberry’s hottest bartender while also learning to cope with his lost sense of taste. Searching to regain his spice for life, as well as a flux capacitor, Wade must battle ninjas, the yakuza, and a pack of sexually aggressive canines, as he journeys around the world to discover the importance of family, friendship, and flavor – finding a new taste for adventure and earning the coveted coffee mug title of World’s Best Lover.”

Directed by David Leitch from a script written by Rhett Reese & Paul Wernick & Ryan Reynolds, Deadpool 2 stars Ryan Reynolds, Josh Brolin, Morena Baccarin, Julian Dennison, Zazie Beetz, T.J. Miller, Brianna Hildebrand, and Jack Kesy.

Deadpool 3 will hit theaters on September 6, 2024. Stay tuned for all the latest news regarding the upcoming sequel, and be sure to subscribe to Heroic Hollywood’s YouTube channel for more video content.

Ryden Scarnato

Ryden Scarnato

Ryden's affection for all things DC, Marvel, and Star Wars has led him to entertainment journalism at Heroic Hollywood as a News Editor.