It’s no secret that James Gunn loves his fans. From frequently sharing Instagram photos of his work with them on set, to regularly interacting on Twitter, the Guardians of the Galaxy director likes fans to feel like they’re really in on the action.
Today, Gunn went live on Facebook to get his followers involved in congratulating Chris Pratt on finishing filming his scenes for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, and to make a pretty exciting announcement.
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Check out the video below for some super-adorable friendship moments from Pratt and Gunn.
Big Hugs And A Round Of Applause
“I am wrapping Mr. Chris Pratt from the set of ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2!'”
A Heartwarming Speech
“This is going to be the greatest spectacle film of all time and for our entire lives, people are going to be really impressed that we did this movie. … The reason you’re here is because you’re the best in the business at what you do. And if anyone doesn’t believe it, and if you don’t believe it, just give it a year for this movie to come out and you’re gonna see.”
The Big Announcement
“We also want to let everyone on Facebook know we have an announcement. We, ‘Guardians of the Galaxty Vol. 2,’ are coming to San Diego Comic-Con this year! I’m gonna be there. Chris Pratt is gonna be there. A bunch of the gang is gonna be there. And we’re going to show you guys something pretty cool!”
And there you have it! The Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 cast and crew will be at San Diego Comic-Con this year, and they’re bringing something awesome to show us!
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 will be released on May 5, 2017.
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MP Staff Writer, cinefile, and resident Slytherclaw // UCLA Alumna // Follow me on Twitter: kristin_lai