“Take your passion. And make it happen.”
Ryan Reynolds has shared a flashy new poster for Deadpool 2 in what is a tribute to the classic 1983 romantic drama Flashdance.
Reynolds revealed the poster on Twitter, and it features Deadpool arching back against a chair with bullets raining down on him, taking heavy inspiration Flashdance’s iconic poster. Reynolds also tweeted the famous tagline from the 1983 film to accompany the image: “Take your passion. And make it happen.”
Deadpool 2 opens in theaters in just a few months on May 18. For more on the upcoming sequel, which is confirmed to be rated R, check out some of the best snark from the Merc with a Mouth’s live tweets during Super Bowl LII and the sequel’s Thanksgiving-themed poster.