The ‘Deadpool’ movie is coming February 12th, 2016
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It looks like that leaked Deadpool test footage and the positive reaction from fans has dragged the movie back from development hell. 20th Century Fox, home of the X-Men and Fantastic Four movie franchise, just announced that the Deadpool movie is really, truly happening. At least, it has a release date February 12th, 2016 leaving about 16 months film and edit it.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, original director Tim Miller is still attached to the project while “no deal is set” for long-attached star (and avowed Deadpool fan) Ryan Reynolds. We’re pretty sure he’ll say yes. Original writer / producer Rhett Reese took to twitter in celebration:
Deadpool fans, you retweeted your support, now RETWEET in CELEBRATION! Movie…