DEADPOOL 2 Begins Production June 19, 2017 Everyone’s favourite merc with a mouth is back, Ryan Reynolds has taken to social media to confirm that production is officially underway on ‘Deadpool 2,’ and the chimichanga-loving antihero is headed to the X-Mansion. Teasing fans of what they might expect in the sequel, Reynolds posted “Dropped by the X-Mansion. Big f—ing surprise. No one’s home,” along with a photo of Deadpool lying in front of Hatley Castle, the iconic landmark on Vancouver Island that has stood in for Professor Xavier’s mutant school in the ‘X-Men’ movies. Dropped by the X-Mansion. Big fucking surprise. No one’s home. pic.twitter.com/svbUMEdKbb — Ryan Reynolds (@VancityReynolds) June 17, 2017 Dropped by X-Mansion. Looked closely for Beast’s lawn bombs before taking well deserved nap. A post shared by Ryan Reynolds (@vancityreynolds) on Jun 17, 2017 at 12:41pm PDT Directed by David Leitch (‘John Wick,’ ‘Atomic Blonde’), the superhero sequel also stars Morena Baccarin, Josh Brolin, Brianna Hildebrand, Leslie Uggams, Shioli Kutsuna, Zazie Beetz, T.J. Miller, and Jack Kesy. ‘Deadpool 2’ is pencilled in for a June 2018 release.