Looks like we’re finally going to be seeing a movie starring The Merc With a Mouth. Deadpool has finally received the greenlight from 20th Century Fox. Ryan Reynolds DeadpoolRyan Reynolds has gotten his dreams to come true, as the film will star him, hopefully completely underneath the mask or covered in burns like the character is.

When the test footage was leaked in July, there was a huge clamoring to see a Deadpool film and luckily Fox agrees. The film will be directed by Tim Miller who directed the opening sequence for The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo. Writers of Zombieland, Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick, will pen the script.

Deadpool has a release date of February 12th, 2016. Guess we all know where we’ll be at for Valentines Day!