Last week, we found out that Marvel Studios was eyeing The Hateful Eight star Kurt Russell for the role of Peter Quill’s father in James Gunn’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. While promoting his upcoming Western film, the actor was interviewed on the Wolfpop Happy Sad Confused podcast, where he was asked about the possibility of joining the highly anticipated sequel. Though Russell initially confirmed that he received a call from the studio a few days ago, his answer might surprise you:
During another interview, this time by The Wall Street Journal, Russell revealed that he’s currently in talks with Marvel, but it’s still too early to tell whether or not he’s going to join the cast of the film. Here’s what he had to say:
What do you guys think? Would you like to see Russell as Peter Quill’s father? Let us know in the comment section below.
Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 hits theaters on May 5, 2017.