Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is set to have numerous appearances from multiple new characters. Given James Gunn’s passion for the comics as well as his unique directorial style, we are going to see plenty of colorful characters that will further expand the galaxy. Interestingly enough, one of the most unexpected performers to lend their talents to the upcoming film is pop star Miley Cyrus.
During an interview alongside James Gunn, Kevin Feige, President of Marvel Studios confirmed Cyrus’ secret role to reporter Sarah Ruhlman.
SPOILER WARNING: Major spoilers for Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2 are featured below. You’ve been warned!
During one of the five end credits sequences, we see an appearance from Mainframe. This character was featured in the original line-up of the Guardians of the Galaxy in the comics. Mainframe is the 31st century version of the Vision, who is portrayed in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films by Paul Bettany. Feige confirmed that Mainframe is voiced by Cyrus.
Gunn recently announced that he will be returning to the director’s chair for a third Guardians of the Galaxy film. Whether or not Mainframe or the rest of the announced end credits sequences will play a factor in the third film is up for speculation.
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.
Written and 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 opens in theaters on May 5, 2017.
10 Things We Would Like To See In ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 3’
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is almost upon us, but we’re already talking about what’s next for our favorite ragtag group of cosmic heroes. It’s already been announced that writer/director James Gunn will return for a third outing in the Marvel franchise, with the upcoming sequel getting positive buzz on social media based from early screenings. Of course, the Guardians are also due to return for the upcoming Avengers: Infinity War films as well, teaming up with Earth’s Mightiest Heroes against Thanos as he gathers the Infinity Stones together to wield ultimate power.
Gunn commented on Facebook that the third film will “conclude the story of this iteration of the Guardians of the Galaxy, and help catapult both old and new Marvel characters into the next ten years and beyond.” While Phase 4 hasn’t been officially announced, it’s assumed that this third film will be Marvel Studios’ kick-off movie for their next batch of films, most likely eyeing a May 2020 release.
With a third Guardians of the Galaxy film on the horizon, where could they possibly go for the next movie? Although this iteration of the Guardians has only been around since 2008, there’s a lot of stories and characters that could be introduced. We’ve barely scratched the surface in the Marvel cosmic world. Here are a few things we could possibly see in a third Guardians film. Click Next to take a look….