"Deadpool 2" has reached one more step further with their casting choice, as there is now a confirmed actress to play the charismatic Domino. A fresh face in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Zazie Beetz takes on the role as the mutant that will join Cable soon in the sequel.
Some fans may not be aware that "Deadpool 2" will not only star the "Merc with a Mouth," but also two of the vital characters of the series, namely Cable and Domino. Domino is known for being a mutant that has an unspeakable control over luck, turning things over her favor. She is known for being the right hand of Nathan Summers, otherwise known as the all-powerful mutant Cable.
As per The Hollywood Reporter, Ryan Reynolds himself confirmed through social media the casting of "Atlanta" star Zazie Beetz. After a grueling search for the female character of "Deadpool 2"-comprised of big names such as recording artist Janelle Monae being one of the closest choices. Even the high-profile actress Kerry Washington was brought up, but not before the speculated Mackenzie Davis.
As per Independent, Neena Thurman, the alter-ego of Domino, is part of a Marvel faction known as the X-Force. Apart from that is her inclusion in the Six Pack, alongside Deadpool himself. Despite the successful casting of Domino, the sequel is yet to get the other important variable of the film-Cable. The mutant is the son of Scott Summers, otherwise known as Cyclops, who comes from the future and meets Deadpool. They, in turn, become partners at one point and accomplish a hefty number of missions together, with a triangular connection brewing, thanks to Domino.
What do you think of the casting of Zazie Beetz in "Deadpool 2?" The film is slated to release early 2018, but until then, stay posted for more news and updates for the upcoming Marvel masterpiece.