Deadpool and Wolverine: Hugh Jackman and Ryan Reynolds Face Off in Raunchy MCU Debut

Marvel’s iconic frenemies, Deadpool and Wolverine, are back in action in the latest trailer for “Deadpool and Wolverine,” marking the third installment in the “Deadpool” film series and its debut in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU).

The trailer teases a fierce battle between Deadpool and Wolverine, set to the tune of Madonna’s “Like a Prayer.” As tensions rise, Deadpool confronts Wolverine about the impending loss of everything he cares about, to which Wolverine responds with his trademark bluntness. The scene escalates into a physical confrontation, with Deadpool provoking Wolverine before engaging in a comically violent altercation.

Amidst the chaos, the trailer also showcases moments of humor, with the two heroes sharing a light-hearted lunch conversation about haunted pasts and third-act flashbacks.


Fans eagerly anticipate the return of Ryan Reynolds as Deadpool and Hugh Jackman as Wolverine, the latter of whom was last seen in 2017’s “Logan.” The film marks their introduction to the MCU, following Disney’s acquisition of 20th Century Fox and the rights to the X-Men franchise.

“Deadpool and Wolverine” arrives nearly six years after “Deadpool 2,” coinciding with the conclusion of Fox’s “X-Men” film series and Disney’s integration of Fox’s properties into the MCU. The film’s first trailer, debuted during the Super Bowl, broke records for most-viewed movie trailer within 24 hours, surpassing even “Spider-Man: No Way Home.”

In this raunchy and R-rated superhero flick, Deadpool finds himself thrust into the MCU after being abducted by the Time Variance Authority, previously seen in “Loki,” and crossing paths with the Avengers.

Directed by Shawn Levy, the film boasts a stellar cast including Emma Corrin, Morena Baccarin, Rob Delaney, Leslie Uggams, Karan Soni, and Matthew Macfadyen. Production is helmed by Kevin Feige, Reynolds, Levy, and Lauren Shuler Donner, with an impressive lineup of executive producers.

With its blend of action, humor, and crossover appeal, “Deadpool and Wolverine” promises to be a thrilling addition to the MCU’s ever-expanding universe.