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Jeff Wadlow & Mark Millar confirm a five member roster for X-force?

July 24th, 2013 by Edwin Torres Jr 2 Comments

Slash Film got a chance to speak with Kick-Ass 2 writer/director Jeff Wadlow about his upcoming adaptation of Rob Liefeld’s X-Force:

“Oh yeah. I love the current incarnation, UNCANNY X FORCE. I love what Rob did in the nineties. I remember buying X FORCE 1 and what I’ve really loved about the announcement that we are working on the movie is how excited people are by the potential, but also how curious they are like “What’s the line up?” What’s interesting with X MEN, I mean they have an iconic lineup, so you know who is going to be in that movie, but X FORCE it’s like “Who is it going to be?” I love that people are guessing.”

Mark Millar ,who apparently stopped by, also chimed in:

“People are going to be dissecting every name as it gets released, so it’s will be so cool when you have your five.”

Was that his way of saying the roster will be limited to five? So let’s say they do Cable and Deadpool, who gets the last three spots?

It sounds like it will be a mix of the original 90’s team and the more current line-up.

Source: Slash Film

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  • Robert Rivera

    I think the line-up should be Cable, Deadpool, Domino, Forge, and Shatterstar. NO Wolverine at all. Hugh Jackman’s been in like, 12 movies with this character so far – let the guy have a franchise off.

    • Edwin Torres Jr

      My line-up is very close to yours: Cable, Deadpool, Domino, Warpath, and Psylocke. Of course I would love Forge and Shatterstar as well, but they’re saying 5. I think Wolverine would throw off the dynamic between Cable and Deadpool, I also like having 2 badass females on the team.

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