Guardians of the Galaxy star Michael Rooker joins casts of ‘Fast & Furious 9’
One of the most amazing characters who starred in Marvel’s ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ has been called on to play a major role in the forthcoming Universal sequel; the Fast and Furious movie franchise.
This will be Michael Rooker’s second movie with Vin Diesel after Diesel’s role as Groot in the Marvel franchise.
According to reports, “Rooker will be taking on the role of Buddy, but a description of this character has not been released as of yet.”
Rocker’s movie credits include playing ‘Yondu’ in Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, Merle in the the beginning seasons of The Walking Dead, and also roles in True Detective, Slither, and Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer.
Rocker will cast alongside Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Jordana Brewster, Nathalie Emmanuel, Chris ‘Lucacris’ Bridges, Charlize Theron and Helen Mirren alongside new casts like John Cena and French-Cameroonian UFC Fighter, Francis Ngannou.