Ryan Reynolds has taken a break from superheroes and has had quite a successful run with all the projects he has released. In recent years, the actor released such films as Free guy, The Adam Projectand an Apple TV+ Christmas movie titled Spirited. Witty stars Reynolds and Will Farrell and has been rumored to have one of the film’s songs nominated for an Academy Award. Reynolds seems a little excited but nervous about the possibility and recently revealed how he would feel if it actually happened. In a recent interview with Varietythe jokes that if the song is nominated, he would probably embarrass himself on stage at the Oscars.
“I don’t think about that,” Reynolds revealed. “Look, if this song gets nominated for an Academy Award, I’d say the least I can do is get on that stage and embarrass myself.”
What’s Mind about it?
Witty is a musical based on A Christmas carol starring Ryan Reynolds and Will Ferrell. The film has done quite well with critics and audiences, currently holding a 69% critics and 79% audience rating on Rotten Tomatoes. Witty was written and directed by Sean Anders and John Morris, who worked on the film with Ferrell father is home movies. Ferrell’s Gloria Sanchez, Reynolds’ Maximum Effort and Mosaic are producing the holiday film. Reynolds takes on the role of an Ebenezer Scrooge-esque character, putting him in the crosshairs of the various ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future. Ferrell is expected to play the Ghost of Christmas Present and Octavia Spencer will play Reynolds’ “good-natured colleague.”
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The actor is about to start filming the third Deadpool movie with Hugh Jackman next and both actors are preparing for it. Reynolds always looks good for any role he plays and you would think he would have to do the bare minimum to be in Deadpool to shape. During a recent interview with Weekly entertainmentteased the actor’s training for his MCU debut.
“Training for a superhero movie is something I’ve been doing since I was 20, and I’m 46 now,” Reynolds told the magazine. “Doing a fight sequence is in my bones. I memorize them very quickly. I can make a mistake and use that mistake to my advantage at the time. While dancing, if I make one mistake, I completely fall apart.”
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