Director James Gunn has responded to rumors about Moondragon’s casting in Marvel’s upcoming spin-off, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3. The third installment of the Guardians of the Galaxy establishment is set for a 2023 delivery. The focal cast is set to return, including Chris Pratt as Peter Quill/Star-Lord, Dave Bautista as Drax, Zoe Saldana as Gamora, and the voices of Bradley Cooper and Vin Diesel as Rocket and Groot. Gunn likewise wrote the content, which follows the further endeavors of the spacefaring group of nonconformists turned-saints.
A tweet from MCU Updates seemingly confirmed The Suicide Squad’s Daniela Melchior had been projected in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 as Moondragon. While that would stamp Moondragon’s first appearance in the MCU, Gunn took to Twitter himself to close the rumor down. Gunn’s tweet was short and to the point, as he only said, “Bogus.” Check out Gunn’s tweet underneath:
Gunn is known for working with similar entertainers across numerous undertakings, including Michael Rooker, Nathan Fillion, and surprisingly his brother, Sean Gunn, which gives assurance to the rumors as he as of late coordinated Melchior in The Suicide Squad. In addition, Melchior gave a standout performance as Ratcatcher 2 in The Suicide Squad, which probably furthered the rumor gaining traction. However, Moondragon’s involvement in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 hasn’t been confirmed.
In the funnies, Moondragon is Drax’s girl who has clairvoyant capacities. Drax’s family has been mentioned in the MCU as having been killed by Ronan. In any case, that leaves space for her introduction as a comparable occasion happened in the funnies, which saw Moondragon raised with monks, where she additionally earned her forces. Therefore, Gunn ought to be fit for introducing the person in the event that he so decides, in any event, providing more emotional profundity for Drax. With Bautista beforehand mentioning that he would be retiring from the job of Drax after Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3, bringing his girl back into the image could be the ideal farewell for the person. Considering that Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 is as yet longer than eighteen months away, more subtleties on the production will be forthcoming, including whether or not Moondragon will join the Guardians.