Wrestler and sentient trapezius muscle Dave Bautista has closed a deal to enter the Marvel Universe of films and associated merchandise.
THR reports he's joining Chris Pratt and maybe Adam Sandler's voice in Guardians of the Galaxy, where he'll play a big green guy, Drax the Destroyer, a human resurrected and pigmented expressly to kill the teased Avengers villain Thanos. Conan's likewise muscley guy, Jason Momoa, was previously rumored to be a lock for the part, but it now seems that wasn't such a lock after all. Ever since The Man with the Iron Fists, there's just no competing with Bautista when it comes to holding a coat of paint.
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After a couple months of indecision, during which they reportedly considered and/or testing Eddie Redmayne, Jim Sturgess, Joel Edgerton, Lee Pace, Jack Huston, James Marsden, Garrett Hedlund, Sullivan Stapleton, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Zachary Levi, Wes Bentley, Chris Lowell, and... / Continue →
Unable to let go of their comic collections nor their favorite comedy actor of 1995, Marvel is said to be looking at the schedules of Jim Carrey and Adam Sandler for a part (or parts!) in Guardians of the Galaxy.... / Continue →