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Leslie Uggams to Return For Deadpool 2 as Blind Al

April 19, 2017 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas

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.