At this point, pretty much everyone knows that Ryan Reynolds put Hugh Jackman through a hilarious fake feud that they use for fun online and to promote their respective beverage companies. However, despite the jokes and jokes, the two are actually pals. In fact, Reynolds took to Instagram this week to share an emotional post about his struggles with anxiety, and Jackman had an incredibly favorable response.
“One of the reasons I’m posting this so late is because I’m pushing myself and important things are slipping,” Reynolds wrote. “And one of the reasons I push myself is my lifelong friend, anxiety. I know I am not alone and more importantly for all of you like me who overstep, overthink, overwork, worry excessively and most importantly, know you are not alone. We don’t talk enough about mental health and don’t do enough to de-stigmatize talk about it. But, like this post, better late than never, I hope … “
“Mate – your honesty is not only courageous, but I’m sure it will help countless other people who struggle with anxiety as well. Yours,” Jackman replied. You can see the article, which contains Jackman’s comment, below:
As for Reynolds and Jackman’s upcoming projects, Jackman stars in the new sci-fi thriller titled Reminiscence, which is set to hit theaters and HBO Max on Labor Day. The actor took to social media earlier this year to share the film’s first teaser. Reynolds also has many exciting projects coming up, including the Adam Project. He recently wrapped up filming on the new sci-fi movie which will also star Mark Ruffalo, Catherine Keener, Walker Scobell, Alex Mallari, Jr., Jennifer Garner and Zoe Saldana. The actor shared some funny photos of the set with Ruffalo, who plays his father in the film.
It was recently reported that Disney was moving forward with a Deadpool 3 with new writers, Wendy Molyneaux and Lizzie Molyneaux-Loeglin. Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige has also confirmed that the film will be rated R.
“It will be rated R and we are working on a script right now, and Ryan is overseeing a script right now,” Feige said. Collider, while adding some bad news: “It will not be [filming] this year. Ryan is a very busy and very successful actor. We’ve already announced a number of things we now need to do, but it’s exciting that it’s started. Again, a very different type of character in the MCU, and Ryan is a force of nature, which is just great to see him bring that character to life. “
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