Ryan Reynolds 'crashes' Global Citizen's star-studded X-Men reunion featuring old and new cast

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Ryan Reynolds 'crashes' Global Citizen's star-studded X-Men reunion featuring old and new cast

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Original X-Men castmembers Halle Berry, Patrick Stewart, Famke Janssen, and Hugh Jackman’s Zoom reunion on Saturday benefitting Global Citizen quickly ‘fell apart quickly.’

‘Knock knock. Whoa, so many stars!’ Ryan Reynolds – who played Wade Wilson/Weapon XI/Deadpool – interrupted.

‘I hope it’s okay I join. I figured we were all in X-Men together…Actually, I invited a few others.’  

Just like the franchise itself! Original X-Men castmembers Halle Berry, Patrick Stewart, Famke Janssen, and Hugh Jackman's Zoom reunion on Saturday benefitting Global Citizen quickly 'fell apart quickly'

Just like the franchise itself! Original X-Men castmembers Halle Berry, Patrick Stewart, Famke Janssen, and Hugh Jackman’s Zoom reunion on Saturday benefitting Global Citizen quickly ‘fell apart quickly’

Ryan Reynolds - who played Wade Wilson/Weapon XI/Deadpool - interrupted: 'Knock knock. Whoa, so many stars! I hope it's okay I join. I figured we were all in X-Men together'

Ryan Reynolds – who played Wade Wilson/Weapon XI/Deadpool – interrupted: ‘Knock knock. Whoa, so many stars! I hope it’s okay I join. I figured we were all in X-Men together’

At that, James McAvoy and Sophie Turner also joined the virtual conversation – echoing the confusing timelines in the multi-generational X-Men saga.

‘So many timelines. It’s like a recap of Knots Landing,’ Reynolds wisecracked.

‘It’s just like the X-Men movies, you know, it doesn’t matter.’

Stewart and McAvoy both portrayed Charles Xavier/Professor X in the Marvel Comics franchise of 12 movies spanning 2000-2019, which have amassed $6.02B at the global box office.  

'Actually, I invited a few others!' At that, James McAvoy and Sophie Turner also joined the virtual conversation - echoing the confusing timelines in the multi-generational X-Men saga

‘Actually, I invited a few others!’ At that, James McAvoy and Sophie Turner also joined the virtual conversation – echoing the confusing timelines in the multi-generational X-Men saga

Reynolds wisecracked: 'So many timelines. It's like a recap of Knots Landing...It's just like the X-Men movies, you know, it doesn't matter'

Reynolds wisecracked: ‘So many timelines. It’s like a recap of Knots Landing…It’s just like the X-Men movies, you know, it doesn’t matter’

Sir Patrick Stewart as Charles Xavier/Professor X in X-Men: The Last Stand in 2006

James McAvoy as Charles Xavier/Professor X in Dark Phoenix in 2019

‘Two professors, one cup!’ Stewart and McAvoy both portrayed Charles Xavier/Professor X in the Marvel Comics franchise of 12 movies spanning 2000-2019, which have amassed $6.02B at the global box office

Famke Janssen as Dr. Jean Grey/Phoenix in X-Men: The Last Stand in 2006

Sophie Turner as Dr. Jean Grey/Phoenix in Dark Phoenix in 2019

‘What’s happening?’ And both Janssen and Turner took on the fiery role of Dr. Jean Grey/Phoenix in different films with varying degrees of success

‘Two professors, one cup,’ James joked.

And both Janssen and Turner took on the fiery role of Dr. Jean Grey/Phoenix in different films with varying degrees of success.

‘Oh sorry, I actually thought this was The Game of Thrones reunion,’ Sophie said.

Turner excused herself after Ryan pointed out that ‘Tyrion Lannister was in an X-Men film’ – referring to Peter Dinklage in Days of Future Past back in 2014. 

Sophie said: 'Oh sorry, I actually thought this was The Game of Thrones reunion'

Sophie said: ‘Oh sorry, I actually thought this was The Game of Thrones reunion’

Bolivar Trask: Turner excused herself after Ryan pointed out that 'Tyrion Lannister was in an X-Men film' - referring to Peter Dinklage (R) in Days of Future Past back in 2014

Bolivar Trask: Turner excused herself after Ryan pointed out that ‘Tyrion Lannister was in an X-Men film’ – referring to Peter Dinklage (R) in Days of Future Past back in 2014

After Famke exclaimed, 'I actually have a James Bond reunion now,' Halle - who played Ororo Munroe/Storm - echoed: 'Oh god, me too!'

After Famke exclaimed, ‘I actually have a James Bond reunion now,’ Halle – who played Ororo Munroe/Storm – echoed: ‘Oh god, me too!’

Janssen famously played Georgian fighter pilot Xenia Onatopp in GoldenEye in 1995

Berry took on NSA agent Jinx Johnson in Die Another Day in 2002

Bond Girls: Janssen famously played Georgian fighter pilot Xenia Onatopp in GoldenEye in 1995 while Berry took on NSA agent Jinx Johnson in Die Another Day in 2002

Famke then exclaimed: ‘I actually have a James Bond reunion now!’

Halle – who played Ororo Munroe/Storm – echoed: ‘Oh god, me too!’

Janssen famously played Georgian fighter pilot Xenia Onatopp in GoldenEye in 1995 while Berry took on NSA agent Jinx Johnson in Die Another Day in 2002.

At that point, James and Patrick also abruptly ended the conversation to attend alleged reunions for Split and Star Trek, respectively. 

The funny two-minute video concluded with Liev Schreiber - who played Logan/Wolverine's half-brother Victor Creed - arriving to say: 'X-Men Origins reunite, yeah!'

The funny two-minute video concluded with Liev Schreiber – who played Logan/Wolverine’s half-brother Victor Creed – arriving to say: ‘X-Men Origins reunite, yeah!’

Remember? It was Reynolds' goal all along to shift the X-Men reunion to focus only on the dismally-reviewed flick that he, Liev, and Hugh appeared in together in 2009

Remember? It was Reynolds’ goal all along to shift the X-Men reunion to focus only on the dismally-reviewed flick that he, Liev, and Hugh appeared in together in 2009

The Canadian 43-year-old - who boasts 67.9M social media followers - later wrote via Instastory: 'This made my day. Great seeing them together again. Thank you friends!'

The Canadian 43-year-old – who boasts 67.9M social media followers – later wrote via Instastory: ‘This made my day. Great seeing them together again. Thank you friends!’

The funny two-minute video concluded with Liev Schreiber – who played Logan/Wolverine’s half-brother Victor Creed – arriving to say: ‘X-Men Origins reunite, yeah!’

It was Reynolds’ goal all along to shift the X-Men reunion to focus only on the dismally-reviewed flick that he, Liev, and Hugh appeared in together in 2009.

The Canadian 43-year-old – who boasts 67.9M social media followers – later wrote via Instastory: ‘This made my day. Great seeing them together again. Thank you friends!’



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