It looks like Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 director James Gunn will join the ranks of real-life people getting their own Funko Pop! figures. Gunn confirmed via his Twitter account that he’ll be receiving his very own Funko very soon and teased that more details will be coming.
You can read the official tweet below.
— James Gunn (@JamesGunn) May 27, 2017
Gunn, who just finished work on the Guardians of the Galaxy sequel and will be writing and directing the third installment in the Marvel movie series, will join Stan Lee, who already has a Funko Pop! version of himself.
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.”
James Gunn’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 stars Chris Pratt as Peter Quill a.k.a. Star-Lord, Zoe Saldana as Gamora, Dave Bautista as Drax the Destroyer, Vin Diesel as Groot, Bradley Cooper as Rocket Raccoon, Michael Rooker as Yondu Udonta, Karen Gillan as Nebula, Sean Gunn as Kraglin, Glenn Close as Irani Rael, Pom Klementieff as Mantis, Elizabeth Debicki as Ayesha, Chris Sullivan as Taserface, Kurt Russell as Ego, along with Sylvester Stallone as Stakar Ogord and Michael Rosenbaum as Martinex.
The film is now playing in theaters.
Source: James Gunn