Leslie Uggams to Return For Deadpool 2 as Blind Al
Blind Al is coming back into Wade Wilson’s life. BlackFilm reports that Leslie Uggams will reprise her role in Deadpool 2 as the titular character’s roommate. Uggams said she is “definitely” returning when asked at an afterparty for HBO’s The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, in which she has a supporting role.
Uggams joins Ryan Reynolds as Deadpool, Zazie Beets (Atlanta) as Domino and Josh Brolin as Cable in the sequel, which David Leitch is directing from a script by Deadpool writers Reese and Paul Wernick. No released date is yet confirmed.