Ryan Reynolds shares image of his Deadpool mask

Ryan Reynolds has marked the fact that the release of Deadpool is exactly one year away by tweeting an image of the character’s famous mask.

The next step will be fleshing out the supporting cast, with Morena Baccarin and Taylor Schilling reportedly the favourites to head up the film alongside Reynolds.

Directed by Tim Miller, Deadpool will open in the UK and US on 12 February 2016.