New 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2' poster

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Set to the all-new sonic backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 continues the team’s adventures as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill’s true parentage.

James Gunn Talks More About Star Lord's Father in 'Guardians of the Galaxy 2'

James Gunn Talks More About Star Lord's Father in 'Guardians of the Galaxy 2'

Star-Lord, played by Chris Pratt, is the son of Ego the Living Planet, who is being played by Kurt Russell. While the main character being the son of a living, actual planet sounds utterly ridiculous, it somehow falls under the umbrella of, "it's Marvel, so it works." No one is going to question this planet having had a child when they see it developed on the big screen.

'Guardians of the Galaxy' Director Talked Adapting Another Beloved Hero with Marvel

'Guardians of the Galaxy' Director Talked Adapting Another Beloved Hero with Marvel

James Gunn is as always heavily involved on social media, involving his fans in his process and often offering his time for Q&A's with his followers. On Twitter, he's revealed discussions with Marvel about a potential addition to the MCU. That hero's name is Moon Knight, a vigilante hero in the Marvel universe. A fan asked whether the character could make it into Guardians 2, to which Gunn replied: