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I saw a panel once where Deadpool was cursed by Loki to look like Tom Cruise.

Why did he curse him, and what happened after that ?

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    Marvel Wikia says it happened in Deadpool #37-45. marvel.wikia.com/wiki/Glossary:Curse - You can see the panel here. – Valorum Mar 9 '17 at 17:59
  • For future reference - if you know the series or character the work you're looking for belongs to, you use episode-identification – Gallifreyan Mar 9 '17 at 17:59
  • @Valorum I swear I saw this somewhere on this Stack... – Gallifreyan Mar 9 '17 at 18:01
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    When I read the question title I figured he was keeping it in his freezer or something. – Dan Smolinske Mar 9 '17 at 20:21
  • @DanSmolinske - Oh yeah? – Valorum Mar 9 '17 at 21:10
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This occurs in Deadpool Vol 1. (issues #037-45). After Deadpool refuses to accept that Loki is his father(!), Loki curses him and says that he'll "ruin his life until he accepts the truth and seeks his father's forgiveness".

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#037

Surprisingly the way he does this is by making him so handsome that his good looks become a burden (a pain I know only too well).

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#038

Note that he is said to look like "Thom Cruz", rather than real-world Tom Cruise as you remembered (probably to avoid lawsuits).

Deadpool's curse is lifted when he

Accidentally apologises to his real father.
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#045

  • Why did Loki place this terrible curse on Deadpool? – maguirenumber6 Mar 9 '17 at 18:14
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    @maguirenumber6 - See edit. It was a punishment for Deadpool not accepting Loki as his father. – Valorum Mar 9 '17 at 18:50
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    Why is Loki suddenly Deadpool's father? – Gallifreyan Mar 9 '17 at 18:53
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    @Gallifreyan - That sounds like a new question since it relates to an earlier serial – Valorum Mar 9 '17 at 19:11
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    Nah, too lazy to ask. – Gallifreyan Mar 9 '17 at 19:24

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