The most irreverent superheroes of the multiverse are back from this Friday, November 25, after the premiere of the Christmas special on Disney +. However, this time, we are going to talk about Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 and why it will be different from its prequels according to James Gunn.
Gunn, who directed the previous two installments, gave the Guardians a light-hearted identity, complete with clever jokes, pop culture references, exciting musical moments, and plenty of color. In fact, we could say that the color of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) is given by Peter Quill, Rocket, Drax and company.
During a conversation with Entertainment Weekly, the director assures that the third installment will have a more serious tone, with a particularly emotional story for the character played by Chris Pratt.
“Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 has a lot of the fun and silliness of the Guardiansbut it’s also incredibly emotional. It’s the end of this group’s story, so there was a lot of excitement around it. He was very serious most of the time. All the actors pushed themselves, especially Chris Pratt.revealed James Gunn.
What will we see in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3?
Guardians of the Galaxy 3 opens on May 5, 2023 and will feature in its cast Chris Pratt as Star-Lord, Zoe Saldana as Gamora, Karen Gillan as Nebula, Vin Diesel and Bradley Cooper as the voices of Groot and Rocket respectively, Pom Klementieff as Mantis and Will Poulter as Adam Warlock.
About the plot, rumors say that the tape will show the origin and history of Rocket, one of the most beloved characters of the public. Also, the film must solve the mysterious whereabouts of Gamorawho disappears after the battle in Avengers: Endgame and being a version of the past who never met the heroes or Peter Quill.
Chukwudi Iwuji is also rumored to be cast as the High Evolutionary, and Chris Hemsworth may join the cast as Thor. In addition, Dave Bautista, who plays Drax in the MCU, will say goodbye to the Marvel Universe in the film.
For now, Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special is available on Disney+, with the moments leading up to Volume 3.