Ousted Guardians of the Galaxy director switches camps, tied to new DC Comics film

Marvel's loss is D.C.'s gain.

The most tantalizing news is a confirmation that Gunn is "in discussions to write, with an eye to direct", whatever Suicide Squad film comes next. In a weird way, he's kind of the ideal choice for this project assuming that Warner Bros. doesn't take it away and try to recut it based on positive reaction to a trailer (which is what happened with the first Suicide Squad).

Gunn is now in talks with DC to tackle the sequel to Suicide Squad.

Raising awareness and combating stigma
They also lay out the numbers, writing that 800,000 will die by suicide this year - making it an issue that transcends geography. Society has always conditioned us to believe that mental health issues are a stigma and that they can't be spoken about.

Hurricane Michael Takes Aim At North Florida While Strengthening Into Category 2
Following Hurricane Irma a year ago , 14 people died when a South Florida nursing home lost power and air conditioning. Roy Cooper warned that Michael could bring moderate storm surge , downed trees and power outages to his sodden state.

Kim Jong-Un to Meet Vladimir Putin in Moscow
Senior ruling party officials turned up for the game, but North Korean leader Kim Jong Un didn't attend. Trump said at a campaign rally late last month that he likes Kim, adding, "We fell in love, OK?"

Director James Gunn who was recently fired by Disney from Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 after some bad old tweets of his surfaced, is now in talks to write and perhaps direct Suicide Squad 2 for Warner Bros. It is possible that it could be a continuation of the franchise with a new cast of incarcerated supervillains. We are left to wonder what happened to the Suicide Squad 2 that WB hired The Accountant director Gavin O'Connor for, but I seriously doubt anyone will miss that project. O'Connor was previously attached to the sequel pic, but eventually dropped out to work on The Has-Been, a Ben Affleck-led drama written by Brad Ingelsby, for Warner Bros.

Ayer is likely preoccupied working on Bright 2, which follows up the Netflix feature film starring Suicide Squad veteran Will Smith. Gunn was single-handedly responsible for making Guardians a premium brand for the MCU, despite a total lack of lack and his creative vision was enough to make Marvel Studios promote him to a higher position within the MCU's hierarchy to look at future opportunities. Maybe, Gunn can improve the series in his sequel.

Gunn's Guardians films were well-reviewed, but that didn't save his job when the old tweets, which were sent between 2008 and 2012, were made public. The Drax the Destroyer actor tweeted shortly after Deadline covered the news, "Where do I sign up!"

Related news:

Hot News

India will break U.S. sanctions and keep importing Iranian oil
Oct 10, 2018 - 08:52
Speaking at an event here, Pradhan said two of India's state-owned companies had contracted for Iranian crude for November. The Indian Oil Corporation and Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals have ordered a total 1.25 million tonnes of crude.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Mboweni is right person to steer SA finances - Black Business Council
Oct 10, 2018 - 08:30
The EFF, which called the finance minister a "horror story", said it would only accept his apology if he resigned. Zuma has also denied any wrongdoing.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top `Star Trek: Discovery season 2` reveals new Spock
Oct 10, 2018 - 08:28
Not wanting to avoid the topic, they simply encouraged everyone to go out and vote during the November mid-term elections. Martin-Green was particularly excited because her husband, Kenric Green, is joining the cast in an unknown role.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top SpaceX rocket deploys Argentine satellite
Oct 10, 2018 - 07:48
Minutes after launch, the rocket's second stage separated from the first-stage booster and continued rising spaceward. SAOCOM 1A is operated by Argentina's Space Agency, the National Commission on Space Activities (CONAE).

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Hurricane Michael is a storm to watch in Atlantic Canada
Oct 10, 2018 - 06:40
Following Hurricane Irma previous year , 14 people died when a South Florida nursing home lost power and air conditioning. In addition to hurricane-force winds and heavy rain, storm surge flooding is a big concern along the Florida Gulf coast.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Taylor Swift makes politics personal with endorsement
Oct 10, 2018 - 05:19
Before Swift's post , 190,178 new voters registered nationwide in September and 56,669 registered in August. In a number of states, the deadline to register to vote is today, October 9th.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top 'Venom' sets October record with US$80M; 'Star Is Born' soars
Oct 10, 2018 - 05:00
Venom released on October 5th, 2018 and managed to clear over $ 80 million at the domestic box office during its first weekend. Katy Perry is clearing up any confusion over whether she meant to shade Lady Gaga and " A Star is Born " earlier this week.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Eagles have reached out to Bills about LeSean McCoy trade
Oct 10, 2018 - 04:12
ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Monday evening that the Eagles restructured the contract of Pro-Bowl defensive tackle Fletcher Cox . McCoy was of course drafted by the Eagles in 2009, and spent his first six National Football League seasons there.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Google Kills Google+ in Wake of Security Vulnerability
Oct 09, 2018 - 22:16
For Google , a data privacy reckoning may finally come as a result of a service that it admits nearly no one uses much anymore. Google says it hasn't found any evidence that developers were aware of the bug , so it's unlikely that anyone abused it.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top UN Nikki Haley resigns, Trump accepts
Oct 09, 2018 - 22:12
Haley discussed her resignation with Trump last week when she visited him at the White House , Axios news site reported . She said she was stepping aside after nearly a decade on the national stage, including her tenure as SC governor.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top #MeToo: Bollywood's 'most sanskari actor' Alok Nath accused of brutal rape
Oct 09, 2018 - 21:26
Looks like Alok Nath won't escape without a trail, which is only fair considering the intensity of heinous acts he has committed. Vinta has already roped in CINTAA who are also planning to reopen Tanushree's case against Nana Patekar after over 10 years.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top 53-year-old WWE legend Shawn Michaels is coming out of retirement
Oct 09, 2018 - 20:44
It was also his first match on Raw since January 2006, when he lost to Shawn Michaels in Raleigh, North Carolina. Michaels officially revealed his plans on Raw last night when he and long time friend Triple H reunited.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Batwoman: First Look at Ruby Rose in Arrowverse ‘Elseworlds’ Crossover Revealed
Oct 09, 2018 - 20:14
The character is described as a hero with a flair for social justice who isn't afraid to speak her mind. The " Elseworlds " crossover kicks off Sunday, December 9 on "The Flash ".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top New Pixel phones are out today
Oct 09, 2018 - 18:43
The colors available could be the aforementioned white (Chalk) and gray (Charcoal), but there could also be a new Coral variant. It seems obvious to me, but of course, the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL will come out, of which we already know nearly everything.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Kanye West to lunch with Donald Trump this week
Oct 09, 2018 - 18:38
West grew up and recently said he planned to return, according to the person briefed in the meeting. West, a Chicago native, reportedly also wants to address job opportunities for former convicts.