For the better part of a year now, fan casting and casting rumors for Cable in “Deadpool 2” have ran rabid. Finally – after every male actor in Hollywood with any resemblance to the comic character has been fan cast – we finally have our live action Cable.
Ladies and Gentle-nerds ; Josh Brolin (Thanos, MCU) has officially been cast as Cable, AKA Nathan Summers, in the sequel to Ryan Reynolds highly successful “Deadpool”.
Cable has often appeared in the Deadpool comics along side the titular character.
Ryan Reynolds has teased Cable’s involvement with the live action Deadpool in countless media, most recently in the Deadpool 2 teaser scene that played before wolverine’s final bout “Logan”, where “Nathan Summers is cumming soon!” is seen written on a phone booth.
Deadpool 2 doesn’t have an official (or even unofficial) release date yet. Nerd Merge will update as soon as the release date is… released!