It has been confirmed that James Gunn has signed a deal with Warner Bros. and DC to write, and possibly direct the sequel of Suicide Squad. The Guardians of the Galaxy director was fired by Marvel in August after his old, offensive tweets resurfaced.
Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 3’s production has been put on hold, according to a report by The Hollywood Reporter. A tiny group was getting started with the pre-production work, however, the said crew has been told that they are free to look for new work, according to the same report.
Dave Bautista has previously said that working for Disney is “pretty nauseating” after the firing of James Gunn. He has also threatened to quit the franchise if Gunn’s script is not used in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 3.
Disney terminated director James Gunn after his old tweets resurfaced on social media. Gunn is known for directing the Guardians of the Galaxy franchise.
Reportedly, these discussions are the result of the cast of Guardians of the Galaxy franchise coming forward to support James Gunn. They had signed an open letter in support of the director, while clearly stating that they did not support the tweets.
The entire cast of the Guardians of the Galaxy franchise has signed an open letter where they have expressed their support for director James Gunn. Gunn was fired from the directorial position after his old objectionable tweets resurfaced.
The cast members of the Guardians of the Galaxy franchise have rallied together in support of James Gunn who was recently fired by Disney over offensive tweets he made a long time back.
James Gunn directed two Marvel movies, Guardians of the Galaxy and its sequel Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2, and was slated to direct the third iteration in the franchise, the first draft of whose script he had already written.
Dave Bautista who plays Drax the Destroyer in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, took to Twitter to share his opinion on James Gunn’s firing from Disney for his old tweets.
James Gunn has been fired by Disney as the writer and director of Guardians of the Galaxy 3 due to indecent tweets he posted nearly a decade ago.
Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn delivered the stinging critique on Twitter while responding to a report about Ahmed Best, who recently opened up about the backlash he received for playing Jar Jar Binks in the Star Wars franchise.
Of course, this is most likely a joke, but it really may be possible to see Deadpool and Guardians of the Galaxy in one frame if the Disney is successful in acquiring Fox. After Ryan Reynolds put forward the proposal, James Gunn seems agreeable.
James Gunn, known for directing Guardians of the Galaxy films in Marvel Cinematic Universe, has congratulated Ryan Reynolds and the team behind Deadpool 2 for a sterling performance on its opening weekend. Deadpool 2 scraped up 125 million dollars.
Those of you who still had qualms about the film can breathe easy now that Gunn has spoken. If we can trust Gunn (we can), the Russo brothers have done it. Avengers: Infinity War will release on April 27.
Mark Hamill has also managed to pique James Gunn’s interest, who has said that since Hamill lives near his place, he can come over and they can talk about Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 3 over a cup of coffee.