Deadpool 3 update: Morena Baccarin wraps filming, promises big surprises

    Morena Baccarin has confirmed her return as Vanessa in Deadpool 3, teasing a possible Copycat transformation. The film, featuring Hugh Jackman, is set to release on July 26, 2024.

    Deadpool (Source: Variety)

    Deadpool (Source: Variety)

    The highly anticipated Deadpool 3 has confirmed a key return - Morena Baccarin as Vanessa. After much speculation, Baccarin herself has put rumors to rest in a recent interview with Josh Wilding on YouTube. "I finished my shooting days on it already," Baccarin revealed, indicating that the film is back on track post-strike.

    Vanessa's Potential Evolution

    Fans have long speculated about Vanessa's evolution into her comic book alter-ego, Copycat. Baccarin playfully addressed these rumors, stating, "I think yes. But, I think she's also competing with a very large universe." This response cleverly hints at Vanessa's potential, yet acknowledges the expansive roster of characters in Deadpool 3, which includes the return of Hugh Jackman as Wolverine.

    Deadpool and Wolverine(source Polygon)

    Morena Baccarin's Role Amidst an Expansive Cast

    With a cast that includes Ryan Reynolds and Hugh Jackman, Deadpool 3 is set to be a star-studded affair. Baccarin's comments suggest a balance between returning characters and the introduction of new ones, a challenging feat in such a "large universe." Her role, while crucial, may not dominate screen time, but her presence is a significant draw for fans.

    Baccarin's Future in the DC Universe

    Deadpool (source IMDB)

    Baccarin's work isn't limited to Marvel. Her past roles in the DC universe, including her portrayal of Dr. Lee Thompkins in Gotham, have left fans wondering about her return. When asked about rejoining DC, particularly the new DCU continuity by James Gunn and Peter Safran, Baccarin expressed enthusiasm. "[There are] phenomenal characters in both universes," she said, highlighting her interest in strong female roles.

    A Date for Fans' Calendars

    The excitement around Deadpool 3 is palpable, with a release date set for July 26, 2024. Fans eagerly await what promises to be a thrilling addition to the MCU, marked by Baccarin's return and the potential for surprises that even the most avid comic book fans might not anticipate.

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