James Gunn has been reinstated as director of the Guardian of the Galaxy 3 after a Twitter scandal resumed last summer, Deadline Reports. Gunn is also dropped directly to Warner Bro's suicide group 2. IGN can confirm the accuracy of Deadline's reporting.
According to Deadline, the decision to rehire Gunn actually came "was mulled and actually made a few months ago, after talks with Disney studio management and the team at Marvel Studios." The site says the decision to reverse Gunn's firing came after Horn and Gunn met on several occasions to discuss the situation. Convinced by Gunn's general apology and his handling of the situation, Horn decided to return and resume Gunn. " [1
Gunn was originally fired by Disney on July 20 after resuming controversial tweets that he made on rape and pedophilia topics mainly in 2008 and 2009. At that time, Walt Disney Studios chairman Alan Horn released a statement saying that the offensive attitudes and statements discovered at James & # 39; Twitter flow are incompatible with our studio values and we have interrupted our business relationship with him. "
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3's production, which would begin in the fall of 2018, was put into operation after Gunn's firing and a replacement director was never found. Interestingly, the deadline reports, despite reports on the contrary, Marvel" never met or considered another director "for the film, despite repeated speculation that both Taika Waititi and Adam McKay would be the court to rule. Kevin Feige revealed in February that Guns script would still be used for Vol. 3.
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