Ryan Reynolds has a funny way of getting Hugh Jackman to un-retire as Logan
Ryan Reynolds really wants Hugh Jackman to play Logan in the second Deadpool movie.hollywood Updated: Mar 04, 2017 20:22 IST
Actor Ryan Reynolds sent cupcakes to Hugh Jackman in a bid to persuade him to return as Wolverine in a Deadpool movie.
The 48-year-old actor has decided to bid adieu to Wolverine, but Reynolds is keen to persuade him to return to his clawed mutant alter ego one more time to appear in the highly-anticipated second outing for wise-cracking anti-hero Wade Wilson, reported Female First.
Asked if his phone is “off the hook” because of calls from Reynolds, the Jackman replied, “Not only is it off the hook, cupcakes! I mean, come on dude, cupcakes?”
The Australian actor said the gift was a way of the Deadpool star suggesting he would not have to be as toned as usual in his film.
“Which is also his way of saying, come on, fatten up buddy,” Jackman quipped.
However, it seems an appearance is close to impossible as Jackman is adamant that he will not be returning to the Marvel role in the future.
“This is it, there was many days on set where I’m like, ‘Good choice!’ I feel like the athlete who has had a 17-year career and announces his retirement,” he said.
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First Published: Mar 04, 2017 20:22 IST