The Winter Soldier star has let slip details of a private conversation, intimating that the Disney-Fox Marvel deal could see the Aussie return.
As the Australian lost out to The Disaster Artist star, a flood of female Hollywood identities came forth with allegations of sexual impropriety against Franco.
Comparing the Marvel legend to Superman and Batman, the Aussie says he will have no concern seeing the superhero recast in future.
With John Oliver set to voice Zazu in the 2019 installment, the Logan star refuted talk that he will take on the movie's lead antagonist.
While James Mangold and Marvel were keen distracting everyone on the potential of a Deadpool crossover, a plot twist was kept secret until an hour into the film's running.
The Australian action star admitted that he had a creative difference with director James Mangold over the conclusion to the Marvel blockbuster.
The Australian moved out of the woods and into the sound booth to showcase the pure rage and ferocity of his wild performance, as James Mangold explained why the movie ended how it did.
Back in 1999, when every one was fearful of Y2K, a brash young Australian named Hugh Jackman was auditioning to play the part of Wolverine.
Speaking ahead of the March 3 premiere of Logan, the veteran actor argued that the Marvel series have veered towards dangerous territory in the past.
Captain America, Tony Stark and ... Wolverine? Hugh Jackman was quizzed about crossing over to the Avengers for a potential crossover and he loved the idea
After teasing and failing to commit one way or another, the Australian has finally pulled the pin on the proposed project as the Logan star gives his reasoning.
Praising the legacy of the franchise during the Berlin premiere, Jackman argued that the final installment is by far his proudest and best of the lot.