Michael Rooker, Nathan Fillion and Sean Gunn are not the only members of the cast of “Guardians of the Galaxy” to shine in “The Suicide Squad”: James Gunn also called an actress for a cameo.
Going from Marvel to DC, even film time, it was obvious that James Gunn wasn’t going to make the trip alone and summon a few of the Guardians of the Galaxy comedians. Like Michael Rooker, Nathan Fillion or his brother Sean, who are also the director’s favorite actors.
Or Steve Agee and Sylvester Stallone, seen in the cast of the second volume of the adventures of Star-Lord and others, and who share the role of King Shark in The Suicide Squad (the first lends him his movements, the second his voice).
But they are not the only ones. Appeared in Episode 2 as Mantis, and expected in Episode 3 after passing a head in Thor – Love and Thunder, Pom Klementieff makes a quick cameo in The Suicide Squad. Because it is she the singer of the bar in which some members of the squad, including John Cena, Idris Elba and Joel Kinnaman, go as part of their mission.
Also expected in the casting of Mission: Impossible 7 and 8, the actress is only allowed a brief close-up, but it is long enough to be recognized. And this appearance will not really surprise those who had seen pass, on the Instagram account of James Gunn, these photos dating from October 2019 on which he spoke of a dinner with some members of the cast of The Suicide Squad. Including Pom Klementieff, here alongside Michael Rooker.
It did not therefore take long for the actress to become one of James Gunn’s favorite actresses, whom she will find very soon in the Marvel universe. And rather twice than once, since he will first direct a Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special for Disney +, before the third feature film dedicated to them, and whose shooting must begin before the end of the film. ‘year.
She will meet there again Dave Bautista, her privileged playing partner at Marvel, who could also have played in The Suicide Squad: James Gunn had written her a small role, but the shooting conflicted with that of Zack’s Army of the Dead. Snyder, and he ended up opting for this second film, of which he is one of the headliners. “And because I was better paid”, he said, laughing, to Digital spy last May.