Ryan Reynolds and Hugh Jackman Team Up Confirmed in ‘Deadpool 3’ First Look, Sporting Their Classic Comic Suits

Published 07/10/2023, 6:00 PM EDT

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It’s the crossover we’ve all been waiting for. Ryan Reynolds’ Merc with a Mouth and Hugh Jackman’s Clawed Canadian are finally joining forces in Deadpool 3, the first R-rated movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). And boy, do they look awesome in their new suits! Two of Hollywood’s most popular and beloved actors, known for their roles as Deadpool and Wolverine in the X-Men franchise, have suited up accordingly.

After a long quest and the major expectations set up by Kevin Feige, fans’ prayers have finally been answered. And of all hopes fans had, it would seem like a huge one just got fulfilled!

Ryan Reynolds and Hugh Jackman bedazzle fans with comic-accurate suits


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The unveiling of Deadpool 3‘s first look has ignited immense excitement within the fanbase. Of particular note is Jackman’s authentic portrayal of the comic-derived suit, distinct from any previous renditions of Wolverine. Enthusiastic followers couldn’t help but express their awe at how amazing and stylish he appeared while eagerly awaiting the film with bated breath.

Ryan Reynolds too perfectly compliments in an authentic suit as Deadpool while Hugh Jackman fearlessly embodies Wolverine’s classic blue-yellow costume. It is a dream finally come true for ardent comic book fans. Many had been waiting for a glimpse of this exact picture since years down the line when X-Men: Origins marked the duo’s first on-screen appearance.

The comic-accurate rendered suits not only offer visual marvels but also profoundly lay bare heartfelt respect and homage towards both the original source material and the visionary creators responsible for breathing life into these extraordinary characters. What magnifies their impact is how Deadpool 3 masterfully embraces its comic book origins along with its trademark irreverence, steadfastly distinguishing itself from preceding X-Men films and prior entries within the Marvel Cinematic Universe canon.

Ultimately, this infusion of authentic suits demonstrates an earnest celebration. Paying tribute to Deadpool’s and Wolverine’s enduring legacy while staying true to their passionate fanbase.

After waiting for more than a decade, fans are keeping their fingers crossed. Hoping this crossover does not go like the last time someone attempted a Deadpool vs. Wolverine.

Marvel Studios is wary of not repeating Fox’s mistakes

20th Century Fox helmed the characters’ first big screen encounter occurred in X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009). Where Ryan Reynolds portrayed a version of Deadpool that faced heavy criticism from fans. As it strayed too far from the source material. In contrast, Hugh Jackman had firmed his position as the definitive portrayal of Wolverine. Having played the role since 2000. 


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The backlash was such that many fans boycotted Fox altogether. Marvel Studios is treading murky waters here. Repeated projects in Phases 4 and 5 received backlash and disappointment from fans. The studio is particularly careful with this crossover.

It is expected that Deadpool 3 will ride on Reynolds’ and Jackman’s chemistry, aiming to be a thrilling and comedic adventure that delves into the complex friendship and rivalry between Deadpool and Wolverine. Audiences can expect appearances from other beloved characters from the X-Men universe as well as some unexpected surprises from the Marvel Cinematic Universe and even from our very own universe!


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Are you ready for this huge comic crossover with comic-accurate suits? Let us know in the comments.



Imteshal Karim

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Imteshal Karim is a Hollywood News reporter at NetflixJunkie. With a penchant for writing in multiple forms, he is a published writer with his works published in anthologies. A star at his college’s writing competitions, he loves telling a good story and hopes to tell impactful ones about the unexplored side of the Entertainment industry.