Danny DeVito is in high demand to play Wolverine, and a petition has already been received with over 50000 signatures. Wolverine was first seen in issues of Incredible Hulk #180, and the main role was seen in #181. Wolverine is known by various names such as Logan and Weapon X. He was also featured in joining versions of X-Men and The Avengers. Wolverine became one of the most popular characters, started from comics, we can find him in animation and live-action as well. The comics were written by Chris Claremont, John Byrne, and Frank Miller.
In movies, Hugh Jackman has played Wolverine. He has been playing Wolverine for a decade, starting from his debut in 2000’s X-Men. He is also known as the Logan. Jackman was given a chance to be Wolverine as a partner in Deadpool. However, he rejected the offer and showed no interest in playing the character. Kevin Feige has to find a new cast for the role of Wolverine. Due to this, a lot of speculations were carried on for months online.
Results from a Change.Org have suggested DeVito’s name for the character. The petition was signed by more and more people, and it spread like fire. 50000’s mark was crossed, and now the best target is 75000. We expect that the target will be achieved by the end of this year. Mark Ruffalo has also shown interest in watching a Hulk vs. Wolverine movie. DeVito is well known for many movies such as Get Shorty, Matilda abs Twins. He has played the Penguin in Batman Returns and is familiar with the comic adaptions. Recently he has starred in FX’s hit comedy; It is Always Sunny in Philadelphia. We can also watch in the popular upcoming movie Jumanji: The Next Level. He commented recently on Farrel acting as Penguin in the upcoming movie, The Batman.
Fans are excited to see when the popular X-Men will join the shared Marvel Cinematic Universe. X-Men only came to focus because of the petition regarding Wolverine’s role. It is hard to believe that the petition will decide the cast of Wolverine. DeVito is a good choice to be the Wolverine when though he has some competition. It is really interesting to think about Wolverine getting involved in the MCU.