James Gunn reinstated as Guardians of the Galaxy 3 director after Disney firing

Writer-director, 51, had been removed from the Marvel film after offensive tweets were discovered last year

James Gunn has been reinstated as writer-director of Guardians of the Galaxy 3 after being fired by Disney last year.

The 51-year-old film-maker, who had been behind both previous instalments of the Marvel franchise, came under fire when old tweets resurfaced that made light of 9/11, rape and paedophilia. The Walt Disney Studios chairman, Alan Horn, called Gunn’s behaviour “indefensible” and severed ties with him.

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Source: theguardian
James Gunn reinstated as Guardians of the Galaxy 3 director after Disney firing