Timing couldn’t be better – following THR’s interview with director James Gunn yesterday, Disney have announced today that the brand new trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 will air on Saturday evening on ABC during the ACC Championship game starting at 8pm ET. A short promo has been airing on ABC and ESPN, with several people on Twitter over the course of this evening, including our followers, reporting that they’ve seen it. UPDATED with recordings of announcement clip from ESPN2 just now!
— Oren Ishii (@yournotmyprince) 3 December 2016
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We will be sure to have the trailer right here when it drops online after the TV airing, just under 24 or so hours from now…
Set to the backdrop of ‘Awesome Mixtape #2,’ Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 continues the team’s adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos. The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mysteries of Peter Quill’s true parentage. Old foes become new allies and fan-favorite characters from the classic comics will come to our heroes’ aid as the Marvel cinematic universe continues to expand.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is released April 28, 2017 in the UK and May 5 in North America. See the first teaser trailer below:
(H/T @MOVIELORD101 for first letting us know about this!)