The new Deadpool movie is has proven to be quite a success in theaters grossing over $235 million in only it’s second weekend. The violent and raunch-laden action film starring Ryan Reynolds did even better overseas this weekend, adding another $85 million to bring its overseas haul to $256 million. It’s worldwide total is a whopping $497 million.
Did you know that Deadpool’s most notorious trait is his tendency to break the fourth wall, offering absurd meta-commentary on the stories he’s in. Not many comic characters know they exist within a work of fiction, but Deadpool knows it and thrives on it.
He frequently references the idea that he’s a fictional character, and every once in a while he’ll drop a comment to the artist or writer working on his book, usually confusing anyone sharing a panel with him. This is one of 25 facts you might not know about Deadpool that you will find in the list below.
25 Things You Didn’t Know About Deadpool