John Cena spread out about his many failed superhero auditions on a recent episode of Josh Horowitz’s standard “Snug Unhappy Puzzled” podcast, with the host posting a teaser clip from his conversation with the “Peacemaker” vital particular person on his Twitter page this week. Cena used to be there to discuss about his recent HBO Max series, nonetheless the conversation naturally led Horowitz to request if there had been some other superhero roles he had been “stop to” taking part in over the years. Sure enough, the actor dryly responded, “I’m in a position to’t uncover you how many superhero roles I’ve been rejected for.”
Cena went on to protest those rejections incorporated “about a” doable roles in the MCU, as successfully as a gig in the 2019 DCEU hit “Shazam.” Whereas the “Shazam” job is the one he claims he most wanted, Cena mentioned he’d also been up for a feature in “Deadpool 2.” Horowitz shortly circled succor to that revelation, and the “Peacemaker” lead confirmed he had indeed auditioned for the feature of Cable.
The Cable gig indirectly went to Josh Brolin, and in the occasion you’ve viewed “Deadpool 2,” you are aware of it’s rather worthy not doubtless to think one other actor taking part in the section any greater. That mentioned, if there’s an actor who could maybe additionally’ve given Brolin a prance for his money because the vengeful, time-hopping Cable, it’s Cena, who’ handiness with firearms, fisticuffs, and killer one-liners would’ve qualified the feature equally successfully. Likewise, there’s minute question Cena could maybe additionally’ve held his disagreeable-mouthed hold alongside Ryan Reynolds’ chirpy Merc With a Mouth. Because it’s, we can easiest trust what could maybe additionally’ve been.