Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 will feature the long-awaited return of the titular team initially introduced when the first film hit theaters in 2014. While the team can often be dysfunctional, their familial bond and humorous banter were just some of the reasons audiences fell in love with the characters. It appears that friendly dynamic between the team is not too far off from the relationship between the actors and director James Gunn has shared a new set photo offering fans a look at just how fun working on the film could be for the cast.
Posted to Gunn’s official Instagram page, the photo features Chris Pratt balancing Zoe Saldana on his back while Kurt Russell, Dave Bautista and Pom Klementieff watch.
You can check out the image in the post below!
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Set to the backdrop of ‘Awesome Mixtape #2,’ Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 continues the team’s adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos. The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mysteries of Peter Quill’s true parentage. Old foes become new allies and fan-favorite characters from the classic comics will come to our heroes’ aid as the Marvel cinematic universe continues to expand.
Directed by James Gunn, the film stars Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Glenn Close, Pom Klementieff, Elizabeth Debicki and Kurt Russell.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 will be released in theaters on May 5, 2017.
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Marvel Studios has been building towards a massive confrontation with Thanos since 2012 in The Avengers. Now that Earth’s Mightest Heroes, and the Guardians of the Galaxy, are finally gearing up to take him down, it seems Marvel is in a bit of a quandary. Obviously they’re not going to just give up on the most successful film franchise of all time, so where do they go from there?
Well, comic fans, you’ve come to the right place for answers. Marvel has a lot of stories to choose from over their 75 year history, but not all of them are right for the big screen. Also, some of our favorite Marvel characters, like Wolverine or the Fantastic Four, have their film rights owned by rival studios, meaning we shouldn’t expect to see them team up with Iron Man or Captain America any time soon.
So, hit the Next button to find out what Marvel Studios should do after Avengers: Infinity War!