James Gunn Confirms Marvel Studios And Fox Co-Own Skrulls


James Gunn is known for his expansive social media presence and how often he interacts with fans on Twitter. During a recent fan Q&A, Gunn cleared up a question about which studio owns the rights to Skrulls.

“Some specific Skrulls are at Fox. but the Skrulls as a whole are co-owned,” tweeted Gunn.

For those wondering which characters Gunn was clarifying, the Skrulls are popular characters that were created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby. They are known for being a fictional race of extraterrestrial shape-shifters and they first appeared within the Fantastic Four universe.

Gunn is currently working on Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.

With this reveal on Twitter, fans are wondering how these characters could fit into the marvel cinematic universe, if at all. Would you be interested in seeing the Skrulls on the big screen?

Source: James Gunn Twitter 

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Chelsea Lewis

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  • Larry

    Yeah, Kevin Feige confirmed that the Skrulls were co-owned by Marvel and FOX back during the 2012 press tour for ‘The Avengers’. But I guess news travels slowly with most folks.