If a new report proves to be true, David Leitch will return to the Deadpool franchise for a planned third film in the series.
Although "John Wick's" David Leitch is thought to be the front-runner, Drew Goddard and Magnus Martens are also said to be in the mix.
David Leitch is reportedly the studio's top pick to replace Tim Miller for the Merc with a Mouth's second film.
"John Wick's" David Leitch is set to direct the spy thriller, set on the eve of the fall of the Berlin Wall.
David Leitch will executive produce the follow-up to the Keanu Reeves revenge thriller, while Chad Stahelski direct the movie solo.
"John Wick" directors David Leitch and Chad Stahelski will bring the spy thriller to life for Focus Features.
Keanu Reeves will seek vengeance one more time in a sequel to the surprise hit, "John Wick."
"Guardians of the Galaxy" star Chris Pratt, who was rumored for the lead role in November, is also officially attached to the comic book adaptation.