Guardians of the Galaxy Director Fired by Disney After Offensive Tweets

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Highsnobiety—James Gunn directed the first two Guardians of the Galaxy movies and was set to direct the third until old tweets that resurfaced cost him his job. Disney fired the director after offensive old tweets that covered 9/11 and rape resurfaced. The tweets, from 2008 and 2009, were discovered by conservative site the Daily Caller and […]

Disney Fires ‘Guardian of the Galaxy’ Director Over Offensive Tweets. Walt Disney Co. Friday severed its relationship with James Gunn, who previously directed two “Guardians of the Galaxy” movies. He was expected to soon start work on a third.