He grew up with three older brothers in a Roman Catholic household.Growing up, Reynolds described himself as being more sensitive than the other kids around him.On the red carpet at a New York screening for “Deadpool” on Monday, alongside hundreds of fans decked in red tights and masks, Reynolds said he’s aware that Deadpool identifies as pansexual. There are clues in “Deadpool” that its hero is just as interested in men as he is in women, but they are often handled with a wink rather than occupying a major plot line.
“We knew that was part of the comics,” said one of the film’s screenwriters, Rhett Reese. But we did it in subtle ways.” Added producer Simon Kinberg: “There’s veiled references to it in this film.
It’s in the DNA of the character.” Kinberg said he wouldn’t rule out showing Deadpool with a male companion in future installments. Even though gay marriage is legal in the United States, the movie industry has been slow to develop projects anchored by queer characters.
If there was some overlap there, it couldn't have boded well for their long-term prospects.
Though the cheating scuttlebutt has never been confirmed, the same sort of rumors flew when Reynolds began sharing red carpets with (2011).
A waitress reportedly caught the co-stars getting close over dinner before he and Johansson split.
"It was just the two of them, and they were laughing and flirting," the spy said. That's not necessarily any reflection of who I was married to or what was happening in my marriage, but really where I was in my life." Considering Reynolds had jumped from a lengthy engagement with "You Oughta Know" singer Alanis Morisette into a romance with the that Johansson and Reynolds started as a case of opposites attract—and that in the end, they realized opposites are actually incompatible."He's more traditional and she's more independent," an insider said (via the ). There was a lack of warmth between them, that was troubling…He said it sounded like she was yelling at him every time she talked to him. "There has to be a real understanding of how you share your time, especially when two people's careers are going at the same rate.It takes a man who's not only confident in the love that you have for one another, but confident in what he has going on in his own career.He has to be in a field that's completely different from yours." Ouch!But while the big-screen version of Deadpool earns an R rating with graphic violence, profanity and sexual content, you won’t see this masked hero sharing a bed with another man.