One of the highly anticipated films in Phase 3 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe is the third Avengers film, Avengers: Infinity War which will be starting production this year. While we are still waiting to hear who are all officially appearing, we now know that a certain adopted daughter will be popping up in the film.
In a new interview with BBC, Guardians of the Galaxy actress Karen Gillan confirmed that her character Nebula will be appearing in the next film featuring Earth’s Mightiest Heroes. While she wouldn’t say much, Gillan gave this tease.
“So look out for those. And then I’ll be making a little appearance in the next Avengers movies.”
Nebula’s stepsister, Gamora, will also be appearing in the film as Zoe Saldana confirmed it recently. In other news, Game of Thrones’ Peter Dinklage is currently in talks to join the film for a “key role”. Back in December, a casting call was released that featured the following actors that are reportedly appearing in this movie.
“Starring in “Avengers: Infinity War” is BAFTA Award nominee Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Academy Award nominee Josh Brolin as Thanos, Saturn Award Winner Chris Pratt as Star Lord / Peter Quill, Teen Choice Awards nominee Sebastian Stan as Bucky, four-time Golden Globe Award nominee Scarlett Johansson as Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow, Academy Award nominee Benedict Cumberbatch as Dr. Stephen Strange, Academy Award winner Brie Larson as Carol Danvers / Captain Marvel, ALMA Award winner Zoe Saldana as Gamora, Empire Award winner Karen Gillan as Nebula, two-time Academy Award nominee Jeremy Renner as Clint Barton / Hawkeye, two-time Saturn Award nominee Chris Evans as Steve Rogers / Captain America, BAFTA Awards nominee Elizabeth Olsen as Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet, four-time Academy Award nominee Bradley Cooper as Rocket Raccoon, Screen Actors Guild Awards nominee Vin Diesel as Groot, Academy Award nominee Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury, Screen Actors Guild Awards nominee Paul Rudd as Scott Lang / Ant-Man, British Independent Film Awards nominee Benedict Wong as Wong, Action on Film Award winner Dave Bautista as Drax, BAFTA Film Award nominee Paul Bettany as Vision, Santa Barbara International Film Festival Virtuoso Award winner Chadwick Boseman as T’Challa / Black Panther, three-time Academy Award nominee Mark Ruffalo as Bruce Banner / The Hulk, and two-time Academy Award nominee Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark / Iron Man.”
Anthony and Joe Russo’s Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War is set to open in theaters on May 4, 2018.