Guardians 2 trailer Tuesday and first Ego the Living Planet photo
Were you expecting another Guardians 2 trailer so soon? According to ABC’s schedule for Jimmy Kimmel Live! (via TrailerTrack), star Chris Pratt will be on the show on Tuesday, February 28 to debut the new Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 trailer! The new trailer should be be playing in theaters with Logan, which opens in theaters the evening of Thursday, March 2nd.
Speaking of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, we have yet to see an official photo of Kurt Russell’s Ego the Living Planet (so far it’s only been toy photos), but you can view a photo by clicking here. We’re not sure where it originated, though it looks to have come from some kind of toy packaging.
Also, is Guardians of the Galaxy‘s Yondu in Avengers: Infinity War? This new Instagram post by Michael Rooker shows him wearing the beanie with the logo that other actors in the production have been wearing. We’ll have to wait and see…
The Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 cast includes the return of Chris Pratt (Jurassic World, Parks and Recreation) as Star-Lord, Zoe Saldana (Avatar, Star Trek) as Gamora, Dave Bautista (SPECTRE) as Drax, Vin Diesel (xXx, Furious 7) as the voice of Groot, Bradley Cooper (Joy, American Sniper) as the voice of Rocket, Michael Rooker (Slither, Jumper) as Yondu, Karen Gillan (Doctor Who, The Big Short) as Nebula, and Sean Gunn (Guardians of the Galaxy, Gilmore Girls) as Kraglin. New cast members include Pom Klementieff (Oldboy), who plays Mantis, Elizabeth Debicki (The Great Gatsby, Everest), Chris Sullivan (The Knick, The Drop) and Kurt Russell (The Hateful Eight, Furious 7) as Ego, the Living Planet.
Set to the backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 continues the team’s adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos. The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mysteries of Peter Quill’s true parentage. Old foes become new allies and fan-favorite characters from the classic comics will come to our heroes’ aid as the Marvel cinematic universe continues to expand.
Directed and written by James Gunn, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is produced by Marvel Studios’ president, Kevin Feige, with Louis D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Jonathan Schwartz, Nik Korda and Stan Lee serving as executive producers. Opening in theaters on May 5, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 will be followed by Spider-Man: Homecoming on July 7 and Thor: Ragnarok on November 3. Avengers: Infinity War is scheduled to open on May 4, 2018.