Top 50 Deadpool 2 Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Deadpool 2 facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Deadpool 2 film message.

One of the rednecks talking about toilet paper is actually Matt Damon in four hours worth of prosthetic makeup.
One of the rednecks talking about toilet paper is actually Matt Damon in four hours worth of prosthetic makeup.
Yukio and Negasonic's cup says "I'm with her" with arrows pointing towards each other.
Yukio and Negasonic's cup says "I'm with her" with arrows pointing towards each other.

Deadpool 2 Trivia

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  1. We get a second, more subtle, Hugh Jackman reference. Deadpool's map has a mention of Prisoner 24601 on it. That is Jean Valjean's prisoner number from Les Miserables, who was also played by Jackman.

  2. During the showcase of Domino's powers, deadpool asks the one who thought of luck as a super power. "probably a guy who can't draw feet". Who was Rob Liefeld, creator of Domino and Deadpool, who was known for finding ways not to draw feet.

  3. Cable's time machine is a Carl F. Bucherer watch. Other Carl F Bucherer watches have appeared in other David Letich films such as John Wick 2 and Atomic Blonde.

Deadpool 2 Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • Wade is reading the same book John Candy reads in Planes, Trains and Automobiles.

  • 1 - While having a conversation with Cable, Wade Wilson dons the exact same Hawaiian shirt that Chunk did in "The Goonies". This is a nod to Josh Brolin's (Cable) first big Hollywood movie.
    While having a conversation with Cable, Wade Wilson dons the exact same Hawaiian shirt that Chunk did in "The Goonies". This is a nod to Josh Brolin's (Cable) first big Hollywood movie.
  • 1 - Ruth Bader Ginsburg's headshot is shown as the first applicant for X-Force
    Ruth Bader Ginsburg's headshot is shown as the first applicant for X-Force
  • Deadpool asks Cable about the future "what sharknado are we on?". In The Last Sharknado, they go to the year 20,013 and ask "what Deadpool movie are we on?"

  • 1 - Opening credits, you can seen Bea engraved into the the pommel of the katana. This is a reference to Bea Arthur. An actress that Deadpool loves and names his swords after in the comics.
    Opening credits, you can seen Bea engraved into the the pommel of the katana. This is a reference to Bea Arthur. An actress that Deadpool loves and names his swords after in the comics.
  • 1 - Cable is seen to steal ammunition and weapons from an Army Navy store along with an electric guitar. He takes the dial from the guitar and attaches it to his gun. This is a reference to "This is Spinal Tap" when we see him later dialling it upto a scratched-in 11.
    Cable is seen to steal ammunition and weapons from an Army Navy store along with an electric guitar. He takes the dial from the guitar and attaches it to his gun. This is a reference to "This is Spinal Tap" when we see him later dialling it upto a scratched-in 11.
  • 1 - During the interview scene everyone who gets the knife on their picture dies.
    During the interview scene everyone who gets the knife on their picture dies.

Deadpool 2 Hidden Details

1 - Wade asks Vanessa if every day in heaven can be an International Women's Day, and we all know why he liked this holiday from the first movie...
Wade asks Vanessa if every day in heaven can be an International Women's Day, and we all know why he liked this holiday from the first movie...
1 - The vehicle that caused the massive gas station explosion was a Prius.
The vehicle that caused the massive gas station explosion was a Prius.
1 - In Deadpool(2016) Wade says there's about 116 grams of cocaine hidden in the apartment right next to the cure for blindness. And in Deadpool 2(2018), it actually is.
In Deadpool(2016) Wade says there's about 116 grams of cocaine hidden in the apartment right next to the cure for blindness. And in Deadpool 2(2018), it actually is.
1 - Wade Wilson actually has cocaine stored next to the cure for blindness in the apartment, as mentioned in the first movie
Wade Wilson actually has cocaine stored next to the cure for blindness in the apartment, as mentioned in the first movie
1 - As Wade enters the prison, a Suicide Squad-esque Joker is seen doing a Heath Ledger Joker clap
As Wade enters the prison, a Suicide Squad-esque Joker is seen doing a Heath Ledger Joker clap
1 - The director was "one of the guys who killed the dog in John Wick", he was referring to David Leitch, and John Wick was his directorial debut (uncredited) with co-director Chad Stahelski.
The director was "one of the guys who killed the dog in John Wick", he was referring to David Leitch, and John Wick was his directorial debut (uncredited) with co-director Chad Stahelski.

Deadpool autographs the cereal box as Ryan Reynolds

The wood chipper shown is made by Geppetto, famously the woodcarver and "father" of the wooden puppet Pinocchio.

1 - Just after Cable robs the store, the responding police cars are part of the 'Mutant Response Division'. (more in comments)
Just after Cable robs the store, the responding police cars are part of the 'Mutant Response Division'. (more in comments)
1 - Take On Me is playing quietly in the background near the beginning when Wade and Vanessa are planning on having children. Later, a slowed-down version of Take On Me is playing when Wade meets Vanessa in the afterlife.
Take On Me is playing quietly in the background near the beginning when Wade and Vanessa are planning on having children. Later, a slowed-down version of Take On Me is playing when Wade meets Vanessa in the afterlife.
1 - Director David Leitch can be seen in a brief cameo during the convoy chasing scene. He's the first prisoner Cable throws off the truck to stop Deadpool.
Director David Leitch can be seen in a brief cameo during the convoy chasing scene. He's the first prisoner Cable throws off the truck to stop Deadpool.

The background music being used when Deadpool is dying is the same that's being used in Logan (2017) when Logan is dying.

1 - - One of the candidates auditioning for Deadpool's X-Force is none other than the notorious RBG!(Ruth Bader Ginsberg)
- One of the candidates auditioning for Deadpool's X-Force is none other than the notorious RBG!(Ruth Bader Ginsberg)
1 - The quick cameo by the X-Men contains two notable absences, foreshadowing their deaths in the "past" in Dark Phoenix (2019).
The quick cameo by the X-Men contains two notable absences, foreshadowing their deaths in the "past" in Dark Phoenix (2019).

Deadpool wonders if Rusty's powers manifest from is hands or elbows, he correctly guesses elbows. Towards the end of the film we see that is confirmed.

During the recruiting scene in Deadpool 2 (2018) the only candidate photo placed on the board with a pin is Domino, the rest are set in place with a knife. Foreshadowing the results of their mission.

1 - After every interview, Deadpool stuck a knife into every headshot except Domino. All of those who had a knife stuck into their headshot died, except Domino who had a thumb pin stuck into her headshot.
After every interview, Deadpool stuck a knife into every headshot except Domino. All of those who had a knife stuck into their headshot died, except Domino who had a thumb pin stuck into her headshot.
1 - Vanisher is played by Brad Pitt and the voice of Juggernaut is played by himself.
Vanisher is played by Brad Pitt and the voice of Juggernaut is played by himself.
1 - Everyone's photo posted with a knife dies later in the film, whereas Domino's (Zazie Beetz) photo is posted with a pin, who survives.
Everyone's photo posted with a knife dies later in the film, whereas Domino's (Zazie Beetz) photo is posted with a pin, who survives.
1 - Both "main" deaths were from bullet wounds in the same spot
Both "main" deaths were from bullet wounds in the same spot
1 - The Deadpool doll is dressed as Woody from Toy Story and includes "Wade" in place of "Andy" on the bottom of his foot.
The Deadpool doll is dressed as Woody from Toy Story and includes "Wade" in place of "Andy" on the bottom of his foot.
1 - The fate of the X-Force is already determined based on how Deadpool hangs their portrait on the wall
The fate of the X-Force is already determined based on how Deadpool hangs their portrait on the wall
1 - - There are numbered rules in the shower at the DMC. Some things we learn: *Guards may conduct cavity searches without warning *Singing in the shower is prohibited and is a punishable offence *It is a Co-ed shower
- There are numbered rules in the shower at the DMC. Some things we learn: *Guards may conduct cavity searches without warning *Singing in the shower is prohibited and is a punishable offence *It is a Co-ed shower
1 - Cable claims to have only 2 charges for time travel. One to get there and one to get back. Deadpool responds that it is "lazy writing." The same situation is then seen in Avengers: Endgame.
Cable claims to have only 2 charges for time travel. One to get there and one to get back. Deadpool responds that it is "lazy writing." The same situation is then seen in Avengers: Endgame.
1 - Wade's costume gets burned and the reds turn a shade of gray. This strongly resembles his comic book X-Force gray/black costume.
Wade's costume gets burned and the reds turn a shade of gray. This strongly resembles his comic book X-Force gray/black costume.
1 - Juggernaut throws a school bus at Collosus during the brawl, as a homage to a similar scene from "The Unstoppable Juggernaut," an episode from X-Men The Animated Series.
Juggernaut throws a school bus at Collosus during the brawl, as a homage to a similar scene from "The Unstoppable Juggernaut," an episode from X-Men The Animated Series.

Deadpool uses knives for every new hire except Domino and foreshadowing the fate of the X-Force members

1 - Juggernaut threatens to shove Deadpool up Cable's ass, then ultimately gets defeated by getting a cable shoved up his ass and being blasted into a pool
Juggernaut threatens to shove Deadpool up Cable's ass, then ultimately gets defeated by getting a cable shoved up his ass and being blasted into a pool
1 - The entire ending is foreshadowed/spoiled in the opening credits, showing Cable's bear unburned and bullets hitting some Skee Ball tokens.
The entire ending is foreshadowed/spoiled in the opening credits, showing Cable's bear unburned and bullets hitting some Skee Ball tokens.
1 - Deadpool stabs a blade into the pictures of all the characters who die. Domino's picture, on the other hand, is neatly hung by a tack. (More in comments)
Deadpool stabs a blade into the pictures of all the characters who die. Domino's picture, on the other hand, is neatly hung by a tack. (More in comments)
1 - When Wade is going through Blind Al's floorboards for coke, there's a box labeled "The Cure for Blindness"
When Wade is going through Blind Al's floorboards for coke, there's a box labeled "The Cure for Blindness"

Wade has "The Cure for Blindness" in his under-the-floorboard stash in Blind Al's home.

The words, "Nathan Summers Coming Soon!" is written on the phone booth. Nathan Summer is Cable's real name.

1 - The film is advertising for Logan
The film is advertising for Logan
1 - Deadpool lists various comics he loved Juggernaut in. One being "Uncanny X-Men 183". The cover of which has Juggernaut and Colossus fighting each other.
Deadpool lists various comics he loved Juggernaut in. One being "Uncanny X-Men 183". The cover of which has Juggernaut and Colossus fighting each other.
Deadpool 2 poster
Deadpool 2 poster

Deadpool 2 Plot

Foul-mouthed mutant mercenary Wade Wilson (a.k.a. Deadpool), brings together a team of fellow mutant rogues to protect a young boy with supernatural abilities from the brutal, time-traveling cyborg Cable.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Deadpool 2. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Director David Leitch
Stars Ryan Reynolds, Josh Brolin, Morena Baccarin, Julian Dennison
IMDB score 7.7