Guardians of the Galaxy 3’s Cosmo Praises James Gunn’s Cinematic Skills

Maria Bakalova, who stars in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 as Cosmo the Spacedog, praises his experience with director James Gunn.

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3Cosmo actress Maria Bakalova praises director James Gunn’s cinematic approach. Kevin Feige recently revealed the slate of movies and shows set to release during Marvel’s Phases 5 and 6 during San Diego Comic-Con, confirming a Phase 5 release for the third and final Guardians of the Galaxy volume. Slated for release on May 5, 2023, Gunn has already revealed Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 will be the conclusion of this iteration of Guardians. This means that one, or possibly more, of the beloved characters could meet their end in the movie.


Flight. 3 will take place after Avengers: Endgame, with Star-Lord (Chris Pratt) presumably leading a search across the cosmos for the past version of Gamora (Zoe Saldana). In the meantime, however, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 will feature a slew of new Marvel characters, from Chukwudi Iwuji’s villain, the High Evolutionary, to Will Poulter’s highly anticipated Adam Warlock. Bakalova, meanwhile, was announced to play Cosmo at San Diego Comic-Con. The Borat Next Movie The actress did the motion capture for the character and lent her voice to the role. It remains to be seen in what kind of role she will play Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3.

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In a recent interview with DiscussMovieBakalova shares that she was very impressed with Gunn’s filmmaking skills while working on Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3. Along with praising Gunn’s talents, Bakalova also says she admires him as a person. Read the rest of his comments below:

I love James Gunn, I want to work with him for the rest of my life! He’s just everything. I don’t even know how to put it, he’s got so much talent. He is so funny. He’s so much fun. He’s such a great human being. What an example of someone I would like to be like. His dedication to his craft is also admirable. It’s just phenomenal. I was very lucky to meet him and to have the chance to work with him. I want to do it again and again. (Laughs)

Bakalova is far from the only star to praise Gunn’s work, with the likes of Peacemakeris Robert Patrick and guardians of the galaxy‘s own Karen Gillan complimenting her style over the years. He has long been praised for his creativity and willingness to have fun with his projects. By all accounts, a Gunn set is a welcoming place to work, so it’s no surprise that Bakalova eagerly joins one. It helps that the chances of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 to be a success is good; many of Gunn’s projects have been well received by fans and critics.

Guardians of the Galaxy has been beloved by viewers since it was introduced to the MCU in 2014. That means there’s a lot of anticipation surrounding Flight. 3. Luckily, though, the famous faces behind the film have so far praised what Gunn has planned. Bakalova joins this group, though her kind words stem from Gunn’s work ethic more than anything else. Nonetheless, this bodes well for the 2023 film. Although it’s unclear what will happen in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3franchise lovers should find comfort in the fact that at the helm will be Gunn’s masterful mind.

Source: Talk Movie