Disney has already made it clear that they won't let that franchise go dormant, but just how Ryan Reynolds' wisecracking mercenary character Wade Wilson will return isn't clear. "X-Force" seemed to be the next option on the table, though that project is at minimum on hold if not outright dead at this point.
Now a new and interesting rumor at MCU Cosmic suggests the studio is considering several Ideas beyond just an expected third film, One would be the character appearing as a co-star in a potential third "Spider-Man" movie for Disney & Sony, another has him returning in a potential Disney + series.
Both rumors however would mean the studio would have a tone d own the character to some extent as both the MCU and the soon-to-launch family-friendly streaming platform will not be up to the kind of language Reynolds' character uses. Nevertheless, fans and several actors within the MCU have been unable to see Deadpool play in their sandpit.
For now, whatever Marvel has planned we are not going to be aware of until the studio unveils its fourth 'Phase' in a