Tag: james gunn

Dave Bautista on the “Challenge” of Becoming an Actor

"that’s what I left wrestling to do, was act." - Dave Bautista

James Gunn Wants Fans to Stop Asking Him for a Part in ‘Guardians of the Galaxy 2’

There's one thing James Gunn won't do: cast you in 'Guardians of the Galaxy 2', just because you asked.

‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Director James Gunn Explains Why It’s Hard to Sign Actors to a Marvel Contract

Guardians of the Galaxy is poised to become one of the biggest hits of the summer before its release date on Aug. 1. Early press screenings have proven to be successful way to pass along a strong word-of-mouth on the Marvel film. Despite such incredible visibility and guaranteed work for actors in the Marvel franchise, it isn’t always easy to get actors to sign those notorious contracts. The stars are tied to six to nine movies all at once. Director James Gunn talked to Vulture about trying to sign Oscar winner Benicio del Toro to his movie. He explained, “It’s a ... Read more

Trailer: Marvel’s ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’

Synopsis: Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy” finds space adventurer Peter Quill the object of a bounty hunt after stealing an orb coveted by a treacherous villain, but when Quill discovers the power it holds, he must find a way to rally the quartet of ragtag rivals hot on his trail to save the universe. Cast: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, featuring Vin Diesel as Groot, Bradley Cooper as Rocket, Lee Pace, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Djimon Hounsou, with John C. Reilly,    Glenn Close as Nova Prime Rael and Benicio Del Toro as The Collector Director: James Gunn Written by: ... Read more

‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Director James Gunn on Chris Pratt: “This guy has his own, very particular, amazing take on the character”

Parks and Recreation star Chris Pratt might be an offbeat choice for any role in a superhero film, let alone the lead role of Peter "Star-Lord" Quill, the leader of Marvel Comics' intergalactic super-team the Guardians of the Galaxy. But according to director James Gun,, when we see Pratt in the film next summer we're going to forgo any perception we might have of him.

SXSW Interview: Director James Gunn on his new movie, ‘Super’

Director James Gunn on his film, Super, the casting of the film and how his ex-wife, Jenna Fischer, got Rainn Wilson involved!

Trailer: ‘Super’ starring Rainn Wilson, Ellen Page, Liv Tyler & Kevin Bacon,

Cast: Rainn Wilson, Ellen Page, Liv Tyler, Kevin Bacon, Nathan Fillion, and Michael Rooker Writer/Director: James Gunn