Deadpool is a movie now in development as a spin-off of X-Men Origins: Wolverine. It will be produced by 20th Century Fox and Marvel Studios and the eighth film in the X-Men film series. Ryan Reynolds is slated to return in a complete exploration of the character - his origins, his emergence as the Merc with the Mouth, and more! The movie is planned for a 2013/2014 release. Lauren Shuler Donner is expected to return as producer. It has been recently reported production is moving forward with the film and that filming is scheduled for April 2012. The film may possibly be Rated R.