Marvel ended its epic Hall H presentation by bringing director James Gunn and Guardians of the Galaxy star Chris Pratt in via satellite to announce the July 28, 2017 release date for Guardians of the Galaxy 2.
Chris Pratt broke the news by stating,
"How much trouble would I get in if I just told them GotG 2 was coming out?"
After the July 2017 date was announce, director James Gunn stated,
"It's time the kids take over the candy store."
Yes, I’m writing and directing the sequel to #GuardiansoftheGalaxy for theaters July 28 2017. But first go see the first one out next week!— James Gunn (@JamesGunn) July 27, 2014
Here is the official press release:
Chris Pratt and James Gunn appeared on screen for the assembled crowd to share the news, and while Guardians of the Galaxy doesn't soar into theaters until this Friday, August 1, you can get your tickets now to see the motley space-faring crew's first adventure.
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