Gunn - Ho!
Having been fired from Marvel/Disney and forced to face the ignominy of going to work for DC, it appears that the Mouse House has backed down, back tracked and gone back to James Gunn, who is – wisely, we say – now back on board to direct Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 3 – from a script by himself that Disney/Marvel were – wisely, we say – going with anyway.
Gunn was originally fired for some dubious and supposedly amusing (they weren’t!) tweets he made several years ago. Now this at least brings the debate of “Why should you hang for your past social media life?” into the spotlight and, for once, it’s a satisfying conclusion – see, Kevin Hart, it could’ve happened.
Whether Gunn will now go ahead and cross the streams by helming DC’s unwanted Suicide Squad 2 remains to be seen. Whilst Dave Bautista is currently taking a deep breath and lying down, Gunn himself had this to say –