Before the release of the second installment of Guardians of the Galaxy, in an interview, James Gunn had explained that the first pictures of the sequel added Adam Warlock. However, he chose to reduce it.
Space warrior would be the new warning to defeat Star-Lord
Though, after the screening of the movie, he provided us a post-credit scene that suggested that the space warrior would be the new warning to beat Star-Lord and company.
According to the new reports, which indicate that we will not notice it in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 as we had considered.
By a question and answer session on Instagram through ComicBookMovie, the director was asked who would end up performing Warlock in the third part. Nonetheless, James Gunn acknowledged as follows: ‘I never told that Adam Warlock was in the film.’
He also indicated that not because of the truth that he arrived in the post-credit scenes of Vol. 2 suggests that he will come in Vol. 3, as there may be other plans for the protagonist and antagonist in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Although they recollect in one of the five post-credit scenes of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Ayesha, the Sovereign arrives, who, following being beaten by the intergalactic heroes, considers a new and strange invention.
In the scene in question, the citation is made to the being of a new birth tablet. Ayesha says, ‘It is the next stage of evolution, More capable of defeating the Guardians of the Galaxy. I think I will call him Adam.’
Indeed, it is about Adam Warlock, but the thing is: Why would James Gunn add this post-credit scene and then refuse his presence in the following part?
Could it be that the figure will take place in another narrative of the MCU, or will the director be waiting for the right time to confirm his participation?
When will James Gunn start production Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3?
James Gunn said he would not start production Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 until he finished his work with The Suicide Squad. Which would indicate that the premiere of the third part could arrive at some point in 2024?
However, it is worth mentioning that Marvel Studios revealed in the last days that film release dates still without a name. Hence, it is unknown if intergalactic heroes have a place in that calendar.
If he were to authenticate his invasion into the movie, along with the star who would give it life, for the time a series of fan arts spreading on the internet depicting what Zac Efron and Alexander Skarsgård would look like with the outfit of the charismatic persona.