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WATCH: Live read of Donald Glover’s cancelled Deadpool animated script is NSFW but hilarious

April 10th, 2018 by Ciaran McElherron Comments

As we have reported previously on the site, the much anticipated Deadpool animated series is dead in the water and unlike your hero it doesn’t look like this one is gonna regenerate and come back to life (unless Ryan Reynolds gets involved)…

In a fit of pique, writer Donald Glover has released a 14-page script treaty (read it here) that he had written to show that he had ample time to work on the series despite FX claiming that was one of the reasons that the plug was pulled.

What with this being the internet and nerds loving not letting anything go, the good folks over at The New Rockstars Youtube channel have done a table reading of the scrip and, while the script read well on paper, it is even better when actually spoken out loud by real people, even if they are not professional actors:
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Ciarán McElherron is 37 years old and living in Belfast with his wife Clare and an assortment of cats and a dog. He caught the nerd bug the first time he saw a lightsaber ignite and Luke Skywalker has been his hero ever since. He watches too much TV, reads too many Marvel comic books and plays way too much Football Manager. Sylvester McCoy was his Doctor and when he grows up he would like to be He-Man