In a rare turn, director James Gunn is any other time heading up up the third installment of Wonder’s Guardians of the Galaxy series. Gunn, who directed the earlier two movies, turned into as soon as fired over the summer season when offensive tweets dating from between 2008 and 2011 resurfaced after being promoted by moral-flit personalities delight in Jack Posobiec and Mike Cernovich.
The news comes courtesy of Minimize-off date, who has since confirmed things with every Wonder and Gunn’s representatives. Gunn addressed the firing on Twitter in July, apologizing for “surprising jokes” and noting that he “viewed [himself] as a provocateur” at the time, however had since changed his strategies. Gunn appears to gather stopped tweeting altogether since that apology thread.
Wonder/Disney parted strategies with Gunn, however reportedly never chose a successor the mission. The director, in the interim, agreed to eradicate on the 2d Suicide Squad film for DC/Warner. He’ll return to manufacturing on the fresh Guardians after finishing the sequel to that less severely loved series.
While the express of Gunn’s off-coloration jokes were roundly denounced from every sides of the political spectrum, Guardians solid participants together with Chris Pratt, Zoey Saldana, Vin Diesel and Bradley Cooper penned an open letter asking the studio to reinstate him for the third film.