Sly Stallone is confirmed to play a 'very important' character who will work in tandem with another new character.
A new tidbit on Sylvester Stallone's character in "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" emerges. Director James Gunn reveals in an interview with "The Adam Carolla Show" that Sly plays a "very important" character connected to the one portrayed by another new cast Michael Rosenbaum.
"We do have a couple of characters who are very important to the Marvel Universe who are going to make their debut in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 which people don't know about," he said. "Sylvester Stallone plays one of these characters ... my friend Michael Rosenbaum also has a pretty decent movie in the role as well and it sort of works in tandem with Sly's character."
The "Guardians of the Galaxy" sequel is coming out May 5 in the U.S. Chris Pratt returns as Star-Lord, Zoe Saldana as Gamora, Dave Bautista as Drax the Destroyer, Bradley Cooper as Rocket Raccoon, and Vin Diesel as Groot. Karen Gillan is also back as Nebula and Michael Rooker as Yondu. Kurt Russell is among the new additions.