Who are the 2 funniest mutants you can think of in the “X-Men” movie universe?

If you asked us, Quicksilver (Evan Peters) and Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds) are arguably the 2 mutants from the “X-Men” movie franchise who have made us laugh the hardest. And if you asked Peters, he thinks that it would be a pretty good idea to team them up.

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Source: Movie Pilot

I would like to see a Deadpool/Quicksilver movie, I think that would be really fun,” the 29-year-old actor recently told The Wrap. That is definitely an idea worth exploring. Maybe it’s not too late to include Peters’ character in “Deadpool 2“?

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Although we already know that the next “Deadpool” sequel is going to feature Cable (a time traveling cybernetic warrior who teams up with the “Merc with a Mouth”), we can’t help but wonder about the excellent chemistry both Deadpool and Quicksilver will almost certainly have onscreen. The witty remarks and snappy dialogues between the 2 characters alone would be worth watching.

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Source: Screen Rant

When asked about the possibility of doing a standalone film for Peter Maximoff/Quicksilver, Peters was somewhat hesitant about the idea, citing the time-consuming nature of his slow-motion scenes in both “Days of Future Past” and the recent “Apocalypse”.

Oh my god, I don’t know. It would take 3 years to shoot, wouldn’t it? Yeah I don’t know,” said Peters.

He has a valid point though. Although the massive scene-stealing Quicksilver sequence was only a couple of minutes, the fast motion scene took around a month and a half to film.

Moving forward, Fox should really take into consideration Quicksilver’s popularity. Regardless if it’s giving him more screen time in the next “X-Men” movie, a solo film, or allowing him to team-up with other mutants in future spinoffs, audiences and critics clearly want to see more of the speedster.

“Deadpool” is currently available on DVD and Blu Ray.

Sources: Screen Rant, Movie Pilot, Comic Book, The Wrap.

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