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    If You've Ever Found Zoom Calls Super Awkward, This Video Of Ryan Reynolds Crashing A Virtual "X-Men" Reunion Is For You

    All your X-Men faves: Hugh Jackman, Sophie Turner, and...Deadpool?

    So, in a sketch for Global Citizen, there was an X-Men reunion that ended up having a few more guests than planned.

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    First, the video starts off with a reminder that it has somehow been 20 YEARS since the X-Men movie franchise kicked off.

    Halle Berry, Patrick Stewart, Famke Janssen, and Hugh Jackman on a video call. There is a photo of Ian McKellen.
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    Tag yourselves, original X-Men Zoom edition. Personally, I’m an Ian McKellen. Like, is there someone behind the photo and the muted microphone? Who knows.

    Then, Ryan Reynolds — a man who has hijacked my own Zoom calls zero times — pops up.

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    If you're like, "Hey, I don't remember Deadpool appearing in an X-Men movie," then I have four cursed words for you: X-Men Origins: Wolverine.

    Ah, the blissful joy of entering a Zoom call wherein everyone is thrilled to see you.

    A close up of Ryan Reynolds looking uncomfortable.
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    "So many stars" indeed. Such an insight into the lives of the rich and famous: Halle Berry has some rad plants, and James McAvoy appears to live in what we can only assume is an entire house made of wood paneling...

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    We even get a fleeting glimpse of Sophie Turner.

    Sophie Turner saying "Oh sorry, I actually thought this was the 'Game of Thrones' reunion."
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    Can I use this line to escape future Zoom calls? Asking for a friend.

    And an accurate portrayal of me in 2019 versus me in 2020.

    Left: Ryan Reynolds looking happy. Right: Hugh Jackman looking upset.
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    Then, the reunion all of us have been waiting 11 years for: X-Men Origins: Wolverine, of course.

    Ryan Reynolds looking surprised, Liev Schreiber look happy, and Hugh Jackman looking ashamed.
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    Their faces depict the cycle of making the movie.

    Welp, at least it wasn't this version of Deadpool on the call.

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