Ryan Reynolds Shows Off His 'Deadpool' Muscles with an Adorable Young Fan

by Antoinette Bueno 7:27 AM PDT, March 31, 2015
Photo: Twitter

Ryan Reynolds is hitting the gym hard, and it's definitely getting the desired results.

The 38-year-old new dad recently tweeted this picture of him flexing his arm with an adorable young fan, writing, "This stud out-benched me in the gym Sunday. Nice meeting you Adley."

With the way his muscles are looking in this tank top, his diet and exercise discipline is obviously paying off!

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Ryan is currently in training for his role as Deadpool in the upcoming Marvel movie of the same name. Last Friday, he shared the first pic of himself in full costume as the popular anti-hero, striking a hilarious Burt Reynolds-style pose.

"With great power, comes great irresponsibility," he joked, also poking fun at Spider-Man's signature catchphrase.

Deadpool is set to hit theaters on Feb, 12, 2016.

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