Deadpool 2 online features Josh Brolin as Cable; the same guy who plays – Thanos in Avengers: Infinity War. The plot of latest installment to Deadpool Full Movie revolves around the conflict between Wade Wilson (portrayed by Ryan Reynolds) and Cable. Even though the trailer represents Cable to be a villain, he really can’t be considered one. The conflict exists because Deadpool and Cable are opposite in personality. On top of his telekinesis and telepathy, Cable has super-speed, is well trained in combat, and has high intelligence. We will have to wait till May 18 to actually see how the story of these two superheroes actually unfolds.
Who is Cable?
Well, for the non-comic book readers, Cable might be a new edition; but the readers know him as Nathan Christopher Summers (all-powerful mutant), the son of X-Men leader Scott ‘Cyclops’ Summers. His mother is Madelyn Pryor, a clone of Jean Grey created by Mr. Sinister, a villain, or the creepy guy with the red diamond on his forehead from the ’90s X-Men cartoon. Later, the story goes on as Apocalypse kidnaps Nathan and infects him with a deadly techno-organic virus.
Scott and the X-Factor members manage to rescue Nathan from Apocalypse, but Scott ultimately gives Nathan to Mother Askani to help in curing his virus. Mother Aksani is from the ‘future’ world and when Nathan travels to the past and meets Moira MacTaggart; he learns English telepathically and officially calls himself, “Cable.”
Adult character Cable was introduced in X-Men spinoff New Mutants to be the mentor of second generation of X Students. He has been killed, resurrected and lost in time more often than we can count, has been a frequent X-Men and X-Force member, and even managed to finish off his enemy Apocalypse a couple of times.