James Gunn says being fired from Guardians of the Galaxy 3 let him experience ‘real love’

Back in 2018, Disney
fired director James Gunn
, who was at the time working on the
second sequel to his Marvel Cinematic Universe film Guardians of
the Galaxy. The firing came in response to a
smear campaign by a noted alt-right media personality
, who
resurfaced some bad-taste jokes about pedophilia that Gunn had
tweeted, in some cases more than a decade ago. The public firing
resulted in several weeks of internet uproar, with fan petitions
calling for Gunn’s reinstatement, and the Guardians of the Galaxy
cast speaking up on his behalf, both via a
formal public letter to Disney
and via interviews and
their own social media outlets
. Gunn moved on to a new position
at Warner Bros., scripting Suicide Squad 2, but earlier this year,
Disney
r…

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James Gunn says being fired from Guardians of the Galaxy 3 let him experience ‘real love’