“As you guys know I usually strike down false rumors, so… um…Welcome to the Guardians household, Will Poulter,” Gunn wrote. “He is an incredible actor and fantastic man. See you in a pair weeks. #AdamWarlock #GotGVol3”
Adam Warlock had been teased on the finish of “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” in a scene after the credit.
Poulter, who additionally starred in “Midsommar,” “We are the Millers” and “The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Daybreak Treader,” responded to Gunn’s tweet with, “Thanks, James. It is a real honour to play this position and to work with you. I am very excited to get to work.”
Manufacturing on the third installment of the franchise is anticipated to start out in November.
The film is about for launch on Might 5, 2023.