‘Deadpool 3’: Leslie Uggams To Return As Blind Al, Karan Soni Back As Dopinder

It’s been a busy day for ol’ Wade Wilson, as Deadpool 3 has stacked up its cast quite nicely. Following the addition of Succession actor Matthew Macfadyen, Deadline now confirms the return of Leslie Uggams and Karan Soni, who have been part of the franchise since the beginning.

Uggams reprises her role as Blind Al, Deadpool’s geriatric roommate who he likes to humiliate. Soni reprises his role as Dopinder, Deadpool’s taxi driver and friend. They join a cast that also includes Hugh Jackman and Emma Corrin.

Deadpool 3 hits theaters on November 8th 2024, and directed by Shawn Levy.

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