Marvel’s new R-rated superhero movie, Deadpool, is finally out and it has some great superhero characters. The movie is adapted from the comic by the same name. But who are these people that gave life to these favorite characters? We take a look at who the superheroes in this film are.
Wade Wilson aka Deadpool
The main superhero character is played by Ryan Reynolds. He also played in X-Men Origins: Wolverine version. Reynolds says that this film is closer to the comic version itself.
She is Wilson’s fiancé and an escort. The role is acted by Morena Baccarin who describes the role as that of a crappy girl who is a damsel in distress.
Francis Freeman aka Ajax
This is an artificially mutated member of Weapon X acted by Ed Skrein. In the film, he has great reflexes and he is immune to pain.
This is Wilson’s best friend and the owner of a bar where Deadpool frequents. The character is acted by T.J Miller. He may not be a superhero but he plays an important role in the film.
She is also a member of Weapon X and has superhuman strength, speed and stamina. Gina Carano plays the part.
This is an elderly blind woman who lives with Deadpool. She once has her sight and went through a lot. She loves Deadpool’s double life and the danger that lurks near him. The character is played by Leslie Uggams.
Negasonic Teenage Warhead
This is a teenage X-men trainee who has powers to detonate atomic bursts on her body. The part is played by Brianna Hildebrand.
Piotr Rasputin aka Colossus
Also an X-men member he can transform his body into organic steel. The character is played by Stefan Kapicic.
All these superhero characters come together to make Deadpool one of the best Superhero movies of all times.