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Marvel fans demand Danny DeVito be the next Wolverine: petition

What’s the height requirement for playing a superhero, anyway? More than 14,000 people have signed a Change.org petition to have “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” star Danny DeVito replace Hugh Jackman as clawed-mutant Wolverine in any future X-Men installments. “We believe that if Wolverine is to make an appearance in the Marvel Cinematic Universe that the only man able to pull it off is Danny DeVito,” the petition reads. For nearly two decades, Jackman was the face of Wolverine, a run that ended with James Mangold’s “Logan” in 2017. When Disney and Fox studio merged in March, Marvel (which is owned by Disney) regained the rights to the Fantastic Four and X-Men characters, which had been sold to 20th Century Fox ...