James Gunn

James Gunn attends the premiere of Disney And Marvel's 'Ant-Man And The Wasp.'
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March 15, 2019 - 3:48 pm
(CNN) - Disney has reversed course on its next flight for "Guardians of the Galaxy," reinstating writer-director James Gunn to oversee the third movie, after firing him last year in the wake of learning about offensive social-media posts.. Gunn had been targeted by conservative activists -- in part...
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This combination photo shows “Guardians of the Galaxy” actors, from left, Bradley Cooper, Chris Pratt and Zoe Saldana, who, along with six other main cast members, have issued an open letter in support of ousted director James Gunn.
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July 30, 2018 - 2:55 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chris Pratt and his fellow "Guardians of the Galaxy" castmates are coming out in support of ousted director James Gunn 10 days after his firing. In an open letter Monday signed by Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Bradley Cooper, Vin Diesel and five other main stars of the franchise, the cast...
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European Premiere of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 - London
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July 23, 2018 - 11:21 am
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- Some in Hollywood are supporting James Gunn in the wake of Disney cutting ties with the director. Gunn was fired from "Guardians of the Galaxy 3" last week after tweets resurfaced from several years ago in which he made jokes about pedophilia and molestation. On...
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James Gunn
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July 22, 2018 - 9:20 am
By Sandra Gonzalez and Brian Lowry (CNN) -- Disney has parted ways with director James Gunn after a number of what the studio called "indefensible" tweets he wrote years ago resurfaced. "The offensive attitudes and statements discovered on James' Twitter feed are indefensible and inconsistent with...
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