'Deadpool' Star Ryan Reynolds Confirms The Movie Has Finished Production

Ryan Reynolds confirms Deadpool has wrapped production

There will be no shortage of comic book adaptations hitting theaters in the coming years; one that's been generating the most excitement thus far is Deadpool, the long-gestating solo vehicle for the fan-favorite Merc With the Mouth. Anticipation for the February 2016 arrival is all the higher now, thanks to a memorable social media campaign that included a costume reveal and confirmation that the film will be rated R (as was long hoped).

To those of you who still can't believe this movie is actually being made, Deadpool has taken one step closer to being a finished product. Star Ryan Reynolds has announced that director Tim Miller has wrapped up principal photography, which began in March of this year.

The actor took to Twitter to share the news, and once again used the opportunity to thank the many Deadpool fans for leading the charge in giving the film a green light:

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