So how confident is Marvel in their upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy movie that hasn’t been released yet? Well confident enough to announce a sequel tonight during their Comic-Con presentation. That’s right, director and writer James Gunn will be returning, along with the rest of the main cast of Guardians on July 28, 2017 for Guardians of the Galaxy 2!
Guardians of the Galaxy is directed by James Gunn and stars Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Lee Pace, Michael Rooker, John C. Reilly, Karen Gillan, Glenn Close, Djimon Hounsou, Benecio Del Toro, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper and Gregg Henry, it is set to be released in theaters on August 1, 2014. (Source: Marvel)
Yes, I’m writing and directing the sequel to #GuardiansoftheGalaxy for theaters July 28 2017. But first go see the first one out next week!
— James Gunn (@JamesGunn) July 27, 2014