Guardians of the Galaxy three: James Gunn writing, directing as soon as once more


James Gunn is again on Guardians of the Galaxy three.

Disney has reinstated the director after his high-profile firing from the Marvel film final summer season over social media posts made by the director between 2008 and 2012. Deadline first reported the information, which Gunn’s representatives confirmed. The film was formally placed on maintain in October.

The stars of the film — together with Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana and David Bautista — have all been fairly vocal in saying they need Gunn again on the undertaking. During the months Gunn spent away from the sequel, he signed on to write down a Suicide Squad 2 for DC.

And no matter whether or not Gunn would have directed Guardians, Pratt mentioned in February that the movie would go ahead utilizing Gunn’s script.

The movie was beforehand mentioned to have a 2020 launch date, however there has but to be an announcement for when the film will start manufacturing or debut.

CNET has reached out to Marvel for additional remark. 

First revealed 11:12 a.m. PT.
Update 11:25 a.m. PT: Added affirmation from Gunn’s reps.

Carrie Mihalcik contributed to this report.