Picture by way of Marvel
The return of Star-Lord and his gang of intergalactic misfits in Love and Thunder was so temporary that Taika Waititi might as well have written them off from the story with out truly bringing them on set to shoot that hasty opening. Happily, lower than a 12 months separates us from James Gunn’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3, by which the titular MCU heroes not solely return in earnest, however go up towards their best adversaries but.
From what Gunn has revealed concerning the third installment, Will Poulter’s Adam Warlock will function a significant antagonistic determine, although primarily based on the most recent SDCC 2022 trailer that was proven to a choose group of followers and members of the press behind closed doorways, the actor will share that highlight with Chukwudi Iwuji, who’ll be portraying the Excessive Revolutionary.
Now, in a chat with Collider, the Peacemaker alum has damaged down his new character by describing him as a “Shakespearean” sociopath, noting that “shady” would in all probability be a flimsy method to interpret him.
“He’s narcissistic, sociopathic, however very charming. I couldn’t have considered a greater character that makes use of [a] ability set higher to hitch the MCU with. As a result of there’s one thing very Shakespearean about him, there’s one thing very emotionally darkish about him, and he’s loads of enjoyable on high of all that. The costume, such as you talked about, the day I placed on that costume, as a result of he seems to be very totally different from how he’s within the comics, however the costume simply labored. There’s one thing about placing it on, which I’m glad you talked about as a result of a giant a part of my efficiency was that costume.”
There isn’t a lot to be stated about GotG Vol. 3 given the scant little we all know of the threequel, so let’s hope Marvel Studios releases the aforementioned teaser trailer quickly after Black Panther: Wakanda Eternally‘s debut in November.