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LOOK: Two Pinoy artists win James Gunn’s global 'Brightburn' fan art contest

May 24, 2019 - 3:22 PM

Out of 600 entries, winners Jaye Atienza from Pampanga and Dennis Radaza from Rizal were hand-picked by 'Guardians of the Galaxy' producer James Gunn himself

James Gunn rehired to direct 'Guardians of the Galaxy 3'

Mar 16, 2019 - 2:22 PM

The director was sacked in July 2018 after his old tweets making fun of rape and pedophilia resurfaced

SECOND CHANCE. 'Guardians of the Galaxy' director James Gunn is rehired by Disney. Screenshot from Instagram.com/jamesgunn

July inflation, Basilan blast, Lea Salonga | Evening wRap

Jul 31, 2018 - 8:17 PM

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'Guardians of the Galaxy' cast calls for James Gunn's reinstatement

Jul 31, 2018 - 10:28 AM

'We believe the theme of redemption has never been more relevant than now,' the cast says in a letter

More than 240,000 people want Disney to rehire James Gunn

Jul 24, 2018 - 8:33 PM

Dave Bautista defends his 'Guardians of the Galaxy' director

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 25: James Gunn attends the premiere of Disney And Marvel's "Ant-Man And The Wasp" on June 25, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. Christopher Polk/Getty Images/AFP

Disney axes director James Gunn over offensive tweets

Jul 21, 2018 - 8:27 AM

'As I've developed as a person, so has my work and my humor,' explains the 'Guardians of the Galaxy' director, after his old tweets on taboo topics were unearthed

AXED. In this file photo, director James Gunn poses for a photograph upon arrival at the European Gala screening of 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' in London on April 24, 2017. Photo by Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP

Raccoon conquers skyscraper; Americans breathe easier

Jun 13, 2018 - 11:40 PM

(UPDATED) Minnesota Public Radio reporters and occupants of the building post pictures and updates on the animal – dubbed the #MPRraccoon – as it scaled the rough surface of the skyscraper in true Spider-Man style

CLIMB, RACCOON! An editor looks at the Twitter feed of a raccoon that has captivated audiences on social media in Washington, DC June 13, 2018. Photo by Eva Hambach/AFP

'Starsky and Hutch' gets a TV reboot

Aug 25, 2017 - 4:00 PM

Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn will be overseeing the new series

STARSKY AND HUTCH. Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson play the title characters in a 2004 movie adaptation of the buddy cop series. Photo from Facebook.com/StarskyAndHutchMovie

#PugadBaboy: Film as high art

Feb 26, 2015 - 5:00 AM