Expected in 2023 on the world screens, “Guardians of the Galaxy 3” should be shot this year according to James Gunn, its director.
The answer is brief, but it has the merit of being clear while remaining a little vague. Asked by a user about the start date of filming Guardians of the Galaxy 3, James Gunn replied in two words: “This year”.
The director and screenwriter obviously does not specify the month, but everything suggests that it will not be before the summer and the release of The Suicide Squad, expected on August 6 in American theaters (and on HBO Max the same day) , which he has just directed on behalf of Warner and DC.
In the meantime, James Gunn is working on the spin-off of The Suicide Squad around the character of Peacemaker played by John Cena: a series intended for HBO Max that he co-wrote and which is currently filming, as he just explained. before being asked about Guardians of the Galaxy 3, which will mark his comeback at Marvel, after his dismissal in the heart of the summer of 2018.
Exhumation, by supporters of Donald Trump, controversial tweets posted ten years earlier (and which he himself had deleted after informing Disney when he was hired on Guardians of the Galaxy) had indeed led to his update. the project deviation. Of which he officially became the director again in March 2019.
In the meantime, the director had agreed with Warner and DC to direct The Suicide Squad, which will be both a sequel and a reboot of the opus released in 2016. But his return to Marvel is just around the corner. ‘a matter of weeks and he will not only sign the third part of the trilogy he himself initiated: a Holiday Special is also planned and expected for Christmas 2022 on Disney +.
From Chris Pratt to Zoe Saldana, passing by Dave Bautista or even Vin Diesel and Bradley Cooper, respective voice actors of Groot and Rocket, the whole cast will be there and the TV movie will be shot at the same time as the feature film. Which will be released in theaters in 2023, on a date that has not yet been decided. Or communicated.
Next meeting with James Gunn: “The Suicid Squad”, scheduled for July 28 in France