Actor Ryan Reynolds enjoys huge stardom across the globe. The star garnered a massive fan following after appearing in the hit film Deadpool. After Deadpool's super success in 2016, the makers released the sequel to the movie in 2018 which was even a bigger hit than the earlier one. Reportedly, Deadpool 2 is finally entering the Chinese territory with a big release and well the actor has taken a huge decision with regards to the film. Call it an emotional decision of sorts, Reynolds has cancelled his arm surgery and will fly to China for the film's promotions, ahead of the franchise's surprise theatrical debut in the country.
The actor injured his left arm while shooting for the film and had to go undergo surgery in New York on Sunday morning but he has taken a decision to skip the appointment and be in China instead. As per a report in Variety, Reynolds who has a massive fan base in Beijing said, "It's been a dream of mine for years to bring Deadpool to China and Chinese audiences, so for me, this is, uh, heaven on earth. " He further added, "This was more important [than the operation]. I was not going to miss coming to China."
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Fox announced last week that a re-cut, PG-13 version of Deadpool 2 will be hitting the Chinese cinemas this week. Last year, the PG-13 version of Deadpool 2 was released in the US as a Christmas special titled Once Upon A Deadpool. The original R-rated version of the film was out nearly eight months ago in May. Owing to China's strict censorship laws, this release comes as a surprise to the Deadpool fans in the region. The movie's Chinese version will be out as Deadpool 2: I Love My Family, which is a reference to a popular Chinese TV show from the 1990s. Read More