Trivia for Deadpool 2.


  • Greenlit three days before the release of the first film.
  • April 6, 2016 Ryan Reynolds officially signed on for the sequel.
  • During the post-credit scene in the first Deadpool movie, Deadpool tells the audience that Cable will be in the sequel.
  • Liam Neeson was the studio's first choice to play Cable [1].
  • Stephen Lang, Ron Perlman, and Dolph Lundgren were also interested in playing Cable. Both Perlman and Lang went on Twitter to state their qualifications for the role [2][3].
  • Kyle Chandler and Mackenzie Davis were considered for Cable and Domino respectively.[4][5][6][7]
    • Lizzy Caplan, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Sienna Miller, Sofia Boutella, Stephanie Sigman, Sylvia Hoeks, Ruby Rose, Mackenzie Davis, Eve Hewson and Kelly Rohrbach Eetr considered for the role of Domino.[8]
  • Shooting is scheduled to start sometime around early 2017.
    • The film replaces Fantastic Four 2 's release date.[9]
  • The film is said to include the Mutant Response Division from the comics as antagonists and referred to in the film as DMC (a possible abbreviation of Department or Division of Mutant Control).
  • Ryan Reynolds has teased the possibility of time travel in the film.
  • Black Tom Cassidy is a secondary antagonist of Deadpool 2 portrayed by Jack Kesy.
  • Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Lizzy Caplan, Kerry Washington, Sienna Miller, Ruby Rose, Mackenzie Davis, Kelly Rohrbach, Eve Hewson, Sofia Boutella, Stephanie Sigman, Sylvia Hoeks and Janelle Monáe were being considered and screen tested for the role of Domino before the role went to Zazie Beetz.


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