Photo: “Guardians” Sequel Cast Assemble

With production slated to begin shortly on James Gunn’s “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” in Atlanta, many of the cast and crew have assembled for rehearsals and pre-production on the film – well, the ones playing the humanoid characters anyway.

Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Michael Rooker and Sean Gunn were on hand for scenes with James Gunn and you can see photos that the writer & director has posted to his social media accounts from the rehearsals. In the photo below, Sean Gunn is serving a a stand-in for the Rocket Raccoon role.

Shooting on the film begins next Thursday with the full cast for the film to be announced in the next few days. The confirmed cast members at present include those above plus Karen Gillan, Pom Klementieff, Vin Diesel and Bradley Cooper. The film hits cinemas May 5th 2017.