Actors Ed Skrein, left, and Ryan Reynolds pose for photographers upon arrival at a fan screening of the film ‘Deadpool’, in central London, Thursday, Oct. 28, 2016.
Actors Ed Skrein, left, and Ryan Reynolds pose for photographers upon arrival at a fan screening of the film ‘Deadpool’, in central London, Thursday, Oct. 28, 2016. Grant Pollard Grant Pollard/Invision/AP
Actors Ed Skrein, left, and Ryan Reynolds pose for photographers upon arrival at a fan screening of the film ‘Deadpool’, in central London, Thursday, Oct. 28, 2016. Grant Pollard Grant Pollard/Invision/AP

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