The Merc with the Mouth has beaten out the likes of Hugh Jackman, Mark Wahlberg and Dwayne Johnson for the part of Pikachu.
While the actor has been out promoting The Hitman's Bodyguard, the Canadian believes a meeting of the Marvel minds would have to stoop to his level to work.
Derided for going over-the-top with the blood and carnage while lacking the comedic touch, this feature has been slammed by critics.
Developing a clear bromance that is spanning beyond their Life motion picture experience, the acting duo could not keep a straight face for a pair of memorable interviews.
Securing Joe Carnahan as director, the Marvel ensemble will have the Deadpool star double hit duties behind the camera as a co-writer and executive producer.
Following a report that Drew Goddard was added to the mix to work on the Marvel screenplay, the star of the picture pounced to hose down that talk.
Despite Ryan Reynolds being snubbed at the Academy for his work on the Marvel blockbuster, his peer has come out in support as two writers discuss further installments in a larger MCU.
While the critically acclaimed Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone musical is up for 14 separate awards, the Marvel smash hit has been left behind.
While the Marvel franchise enjoys more limelight via their star Ryan Reynolds on the awards red carpet, the search continues to cast his ally on the big screen.
After securing a brand new director following from some behind-the-scenes setbacks, the R-rated Marvel franchise is going from strength to strength during the awards season.
The 40-year old Canadian and Deadpool star had everybody talking following his opening sequence with the host and a kiss with the former Spider-Man right in front of his wife
After reporting that Ryan Reynolds shot some sequences for Logan, both the film's director and James Mangold have come out to deny the rumor.