Will poulter will be in charge of interpreting Adam warlock in the new movie Guardians of the Galaxy 3. The director James Gunn confirmed the news on Monday the 11th through his official Twitter account. This has been a sadness for those who longed for him to be another actor, such as Zac efron, who gave life to the powerful Marvel character. However, fans of the eternal have shown their agreement with the choice of the English actor.
James Gunn had already denied rumors of other casts of Warlock in March of this year when he branded what the media was talking about at that time as “nonsensical”, since – according to his words – he had not even started the process to find the right actor. Despite this, fans did not hesitate to make different fan art to show what different artists would look like on the character’s golden skin.
Some media insisted that Zac Efron would be WarlockBut ultimately none of this seemed to matter to Gunn, who this afternoon officially revealed Will Poulter as the newest member of the Guardians of the Galaxy story.
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“As you know guys, I usually knock down false rumors, so welcome to the Guardians family, Will Poulter,” Gunn wrote this afternoon on his social media sharing the news for all his fans. “He is an incredible actor and a wonderful boy. See you in a couple of weeks, ”he added.
Will poulter He is known for having acted in box office films of comedy, drama, adventure, among other genres. Some of his most notable participations have been in We are the Millers, Maze runner, The Revenant, Black mirror: bandersnatch and Midsommar.
Regarding Warlock, he was first introduced to the MCU in one of the post-credit scenes of Guardians of the Galaxy 2, when the character of Ayesha (Elizabeth Debicki) reveals to her waitress the perfect Sovereign she has created to help destroy superheroes once and for all. With this image, many of the Marvel fans theorized that it would appear in Avengers: infinity war or Endgame considering that he would be the only one capable of defeating Thanos. However, this did not happen.
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Since then, four years have passed and Marvel is already in its Phase 4 with unreleased series on Disney Plus and new heroes such as Shang-Chi and The Eternals, as well as a third of the Guardians. Even more movies like Black Panther 2 and Thor Love and thunder are expected to arrive in the future.
Guardians of the Galaxy 3, tape in which Adam warlock It will have an important participation, its premiere is planned for May 5, 2023, so there is still a lot of time until the day it hits theaters. Probably some photos from the filming set will come out in the next few months and show the first look of Will poulter like the golden hero.