Ryan Reynolds crashed a recent X-Men cast reunion for charity featuring Hugh Jackman and more.
The main series of X-Men movies ended last year with Dark Phoenix as Marvel Studios has now regained control of the franchise. Fox‘s X-Men series was one of the first major superhero franchises get off the ground 20 years ago and featured plenty of huge stars in iconic roles. Perhaps, two of the most iconic roles were Ryan Reynolds as Deadpool and Hugh Jackman as Wolverine.
While Ryan Reynolds is expected to continue playing Deadpool, Jackman has retired from his role after Logan. However, this hasn’t stopped Reynolds from trying to convenience Jackman publicly to do a Deadpool and Wolverine movie for years. If a Deadpool and Wolverine movie ever happened, it wouldn’t be the first time the two have shared the screen in an X-Men film. Of course, Reynolds and Jackman both starred in X-Men Origins: Wolverine, which is often regarded as one of the worst in the series. During a recent Global Citizen: United For Our Future live-stream event, many of the X-Men cast reunited in a hilarious video that featured a surprise appearance from another Origins: Wolverine star:
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Here is the synopsis for X-Men Origins: Wolverine:
Heroic Hugh Jackman breathes the fire into Wolverine — with a vengeance! This pulse-pounding action thriller sinks razor-sharp adamantium claws into the mysterious origins of Logan/Wolverine: his epically violent and romantic past, his complex relationship with Victor Creed/Sabretooth (Liev Schreiber), and the ominous Weapon X program that unleashes his primal fury. Along the way, Wolverine also encounters legendary new mutants, including Deadpool and Gambit. You’ll go “berserker” for this deeper, darker, more-spectacular-than-ever chapter of the X-Men saga!
Directed by Gavin Hood, X-Men Origins: Wolverine stars Hugh Jackman, Liev Schreiber, Danny Huston, Dominic Monaghan and Ryan Reynolds.
X-Men Origins: Wolverine is now available on Blu-ray, DVD, and digital. Stay tuned to Heroic Hollywood for all the latest news surrounding the franchise and subscribe to our YouTube channel for more video content in the future!