Guardians of the Galaxy 2
Marvel Studios put a lot of bet on their underdog Guardians of the Galaxy. Interestingly the film turned out not only to be one of the highest grossing film of 2014 but also one of the highly praised film by critics. This increased the faith of Marvel in their Guardians of the Galaxy Team and surely they are more then ready to deliver the fans a blockbuster sequel. Here is everything up to date about the sequel – Guardians of the Galaxy 2.
Who Will Direct Guardians of the Galaxy 2?
Marvel was taking a lot of risk on their galaxy team. You can understand this by the fact that they roped in a director who never had made a film with budget over $15 Million. But Director James Gunn not only proved that he is capable of handling big budget movies but also is considered as the central reason for film’s success. For the sequel too Marvel had showed faith in the director and James Gunn once again would be calling shots for Guardians of the Galaxy 2.
Cast of Guardians of the Galaxy 2
The out-of-box climax of Guardians of the Galaxy left a lot on the table. Fans were instantly attached to the lovable pair of Groot and Rocket. The original team of Guardians of the Galaxy will return for the seuqel. This means that Chris Pratt would once again wear the boots of Starlord aka Peter Quill while Zoe saldana would once again wear the green makeup of beautiful Gamora. The Surprise factor of Guardians of the Galaxy was wrestler Dave Bautista who gained huge applause for his portrayal of Drax the Destroyer. Bautista is all set to play Drax once again while Rocket Racoon and Groot (Voiced by Bradley Cooper and Vin Diesel) will also join the cast.
Michael Rooker’s Yondu will also be seen in Guardians of the Galaxy 2 (as confirmed by director James Gunn). James Gunn has hinted that characters like Thanos and The Collector who plays a pivotal role in Marvel Cinematic Universe will be once again used in the sequel while Nebula and other supporting characters from the original film will once again be part of the sequel.
Plot of Guardians of the Galaxy 2
The official plot of Guardians of the Galaxy 2 is not revealed yet but it is rumored that the plot will basically follows Peter’s intergalactic Journey to find his father. James has stated very clearly that he will once again go by the out of box approach and may surprise fans with the whole plot and theme of the film. In fact he even stated that fans might have judged them as HERO too early and he will show the depth of the characters in the sequel. Many rumors are circulating that we might see Hulk in the Guardians of the Galaxy sequel but it is still not a guarantee.
Release Date of Guardians of the Galaxy 2
Marvel released its Phase 3 plan on its official site and the official release date of Guardians of Galaxy 2 is listed as May 5th 2017. As soon as any other major news of Guardians of the Galaxy 2 comes out, we will update this page.