Axar.az
UP
14 August 2018


Disney fires Guardians of the Galaxy Director

Home page Magazine news
12 Punto 14 Punto 16 Punto 18 Punto

Disney removed the director after his tweets made several years ago were unearthed.

James Gunn, the director of both Guardians of the Galaxy movies, has been removed as director for the third installment following outrage over offensive tweets he made several years ago.

"The offensive attitudes and statements discovered on James' Twitter feed are indefensible," Walt Disney Studios said in a statement.

"[They are] inconsistent with our studio's values, and we have severed our business relationship with him."

The decision was made despite Gunn removing the tweets in question and apologizing for them, according to a BBC report.

The director reacted to the news in a series of new tweets, in which he once again apologized and insisted the he is now a "very, very different man than [he] was a few years ago."

"I viewed myself as a provocateur, making movies and telling jokes that were outrageous and taboo," the tweets read. "I am very, very different than I was a few years ago."

Date
2018.07.21 / 17:50
Author
Axar.az
Comments
See also

60 scandalous years for Madonna

Famous rapper Eminem breaks his own record for speed

Jolie alleges Brad Pitt hasn't paid 'meaningful child' support

Seagal appointed Russian special envoy to improve U.S. relations

Demi Lovato breaks silence after overdose

Paris Hilton hosts party in North Cyprus

Porn star says she needs surgery on her breast - Photo

Amazon greenlights new series

Meghan reacts to Priyanka and Nick Jonas's Engagement

Fans shaken by Priyanka Chopra's engagement to Nick Jonas

Latest
 
Xocalı soyqırımı — 1992-ci il Bağla
Bize yazin Bağla
ArxivBağla