Hugh Jackman will return as Wolverine in Deadpool 3

When Ryan Reynolds stated that Hugh Jackman will reprise his role as Wolverine in the upcoming Deadpool movie, the internet went into a frenzy.

The Canadian actor has made no secret of his wish for the adamantium-clawed anti-hero to appear on screen alongside his foul-mouthed mercenary.

Wolverine has been mentioned in previous movies; in Deadpool 2, Hugh Jackman makes a post-credits appearance.

And in a 90-second revelation, Reynolds finally verified what fans had hoped.

In less than a day, the video has more than 25 million views, 1 million likes, and hundreds of thousands of reactions, many of whom are enthusiastic at the news.

Hard keeping my mouth stitched shut about this one, he tweeted following the announcement, alluding to Deadpool’s prior cameo in 2009’s X-Men Origins: Wolverine.