Ryan Reynolds Talks 'Deadpool' Movie: 'It's Going To Be Incredible'

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    Ryan Reynolds made his debut as sword-wielding mercenary Wade Wilson – known as Deadpool — in the May-released "X-Men Origins: Wolverine," and in a new interview with MTV News, he says the character will be back in a big way in a planned spin-off film.

    "I love it, because I get to be involved," Ryan said of developing the movie. "I'm such a huge fan of the character."

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    In fact, the star said it's been his job to make sure the movie stays true to its comic book beginnings.

    "I get to be the authentication police, in a weird way," he told MTV News, praising the studio for wanting to make an "authentic" Deadpool movie. "They want to make it as close to the source material as possible."

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    And that means, according to Ryan, including many of the comic book's details.

    "He's going to be the Merc with the Mouth, [it will have] all those answers that everyone wants," Ryan said. "He's going to have the scarred-up face, he's going to be in the suit — and, it's going to be incredible."

    In "X-Men Origins: Wolverine," the film concluded with a battle royale between Deadpool, Wolverine and Sabretooth. The gory battle left Ryan's character headless, but a scene that played after the credits rolled implied he is still alive.

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    Whether the spin-off will pick up before or after these events is still being decided.

    "Right now, it's just a question of trying to figure out what is the spine of the story," Ryan said. "Who is the villain? What does Wade and/or Deadpool want?"

    Fanboys and girls will have to wait and see, but in the meantime, fans can see Ryan without his weapons in romantic comedy "The Proposal," out June 19.

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