Guardians Of Galaxy 2 enters production, Elizabeth Debicki and Kurt Russell join cast for sequel
Director James Gunn has confirmed that production on the sequel to Guardians Of The Galaxy has begun and a slew of additions to the cast.
As previously reported Kurt Russell has signed up for a key role in the sequel and he is join by The Great Gatsby's Elizabeth Debicki, The Knick's Chris Sullivan and French actress Pom Klementieff in being newly cast for the sequel.
Writing on his Facebook page, Gunn said: "Official photography on Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 has started, and I couldn't be more stoked. My favorite movie as a small child was The Strongest Man in the World, so I'm glad to announce that, yes, Kurt Russell has joined our cast and, yes, he is more awesome a dude than I ever could have imagined."
He continued: "The last few days around here with him and our other new cast members, Pom Klementieff, Elizabeth Debicki, and Chris Sullivan, have been some of the best of my life. I never thought anyone was missing from our island of misfit toys, but now that these folks are here there feels like there was."
The newbies join a returning Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista and voice stars Bradley Cooper and Vin Diesel in the sequel.
Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 currently has a release date of May 5th in 2017. You can check out the original in our online store by clicking on the icon on the right-hand side of the page.