It’s official, when Ryan Reynolds reprises the role of Deadpool, he’ll do it in his hometown of Vancouver. Thanks to our Twitter buddy, @lemon_buzz, we’ve confirmed Deadpool begins filming in Vancouver, BC on March 23rd.
Reynolds first played the role of Wade Wilson/Deadpool in 2009’s X-Men Origins: Wolverine. The upcoming movie, scheduled for release in February 2016, has already booked two months at Vancouver’s North Shore Studios.
Reynolds is proud of his Canadian roots and was even inducted into Canada’s Walk of Fame last year. Currently, Ryan lives with his wife Blake Lively and their new baby girl in Bedford, NY.
Stay tuned for updates on Deadpool as filming gets underway this spring.