'Deadpool 2' star Ryan Reynolds on how Celine Dion got involved with the soundtrack

"We had this song that we loved," Reynold told ABC News' Chris Connelly. "And we just wanted Celine. I mean why not go for the legend?"
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Transcript for 'Deadpool 2' star Ryan Reynolds on how Celine Dion got involved with the soundtrack
??? Each person working any more ??? Reporter: You know you're in a big summer blockbuster when Celine Dion is your opening act. Celine's on the soundtrack with the ballad "Ashes" simply because a superhero used his powers of persuasion. How did you get Celine involved? We had this song we loved and we wanted Celine. Why not go for the legend in the worst case scenario you get a no. Three hours later she said yes. ??? ??? ??? ??? You hear her sing and you go, oh, god, that's why you're Celine Dion. I'm not making this up, everybody in that theater watching her sing that song was weeping. Celine! Reporter: Then deadpool does what he does best. He mixes in the comedy. Yeah, this is -- this is deadpool 2. Not titanic. You're like an 11, we need to get you down to a 5, 5.5 tops. Just phone it in. Listen, this thing only goes to 11. So beat it, spider-man. God, I should have asked 'N

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