Today’s Ketchup brings you another 10 headlines from the world of film development news, covering such titles as the Sopranos prequel, the Sesame Street musical, and Marvel’s Shang-Chi.
This WEEK’S TOP STORY
JAMES GUNN REINSTATED AS DIRECTOR OF GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 3
(Photo by Jay Maidment/Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)
One of the biggest stories of 2018 was Disney’s decision to fire Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn from the third GotG movie over old-but-questionable Twitter jokes, which led stars like Dave Bautista to say he/they might not return for the sequel. Warner Bros. then signed Gunn to write and direct The Suicide Squad (8/6/2021), starring Margot Robbie and Idris Elba. Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 is obviously a big deal for Marvel, and we never heard anything about a new director officially taking his place…