Ryan Reynolds proved he is a real-life superhero when he answered the decision of a 11-year-old boy battling most cancers and despatched him a customized message of hope.
This week, the 44-year-old Deadpool actor recorded and despatched the clip to fellow Canadian native Brody Dery a few day after Twitter customers, together with two lawmakers, drew the actor’s consideration to a request from the boy and his mother to get in contact.
“Brody, it is Ryan Reynolds,” the actor says within the video, which aired on Canada’s CKPG-TV and was posted on Twitter by reporter Caden Fanshaw. “I simply heard a bit bit about your story and I wished to ship you this video and allow you to know that I am serious about you and I am sending you tons of affection and I am sending you energy, no matter energy I’ve bought.”
Ryan continued, “Man, you may have a ton of individuals in your life that love you a lot. I do know you’ve got been going via it, I do know it has been a problem recently however you realize one thing, Brody, you are jus the person for the job. So I am sending you a number of love. I hope I get to fulfill you in individual one in every of today and dangle in there. OK, pal, bye.”
Brody, who’s at the moment present process chemotherapy remedies for stage 3B Hodgkins Lymphoma, was overjoyed to obtain Ryan’s video message and he and his household have watched it time and again, his mom, Randi Dery, informed CTV News.
“His jaw hit the ground,” she mentioned of her son’s response. “He retains saying, ‘I really feel particular – I really feel like I am the film star.'”