If you're going to pose as Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige, you best have some creative answers ready for Guardians Vol. 2 director James Gunn.
That's what one impersonator on Instagram learned after he sent Gunn a message, posing as the Marvel Studios honcho. Gunn saw right through it, but thanks to sheer boredom, he decided to have some fun with it.
Gunn said "The other night some kid pretending to be Kevin Feige, the President of Marvel Studios, contacted me on Instagram. As I was watching a TV show I wasn't particularly involved him, and as I have the maturity of a
What follows is comedic gold, as Gunn goes all in by talking about "secret" projects that Feige would obviously know of. The impersonator does well at the beginning, even handling the proposed "beheading of Groot" in Guardians Vol. 3. Once Gunn alludes to a Venom cameo in Homecoming though, he challenges, and from there Gunn starts quizzing him relentlessly.
Gunn shared the entire conversation, which you can see here in the gallery. The best part has to be though when Fake Feige says "I'm calling a meeting", to which Gunn snaps back "No I'm calling a meeting". It was like a Michael Scott scenario in real life.
Gunn's latest is in theaters now, and you can find the synopsis for the film below.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is written and directed by James Gunn (Slither). The film marks the return of the original Guardians, including Chris Pratt (Jurassic World) as Peter Quill/Star-Lord; Zoe Saldana (Star Trek Into Darkness) as Gamora; Dave Bautista (Spectre) as Drax; Vin Diesel (Furious 7) as the voice of Groot; Bradley Cooper (American Sniper) as the voice of Rocket; Michael Rooker (Jumper) as Yondu; Karen Gillan (The Big Short) as Nebula; and Sean Gunn (Gilmore Girls) as Kraglin. New cast members include Pom Klementieff (Oldboy), Elizabeth Debicki (The Great Gatsby, Everest), Chris Sullivan (The Knick, The Drop) and Kurt Russell (The Hateful Eight, The Thing).
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is in theaters now. Spider-Man: Homecoming lands on July 7, 2017, followed by Thor: Ragnarok on November 3, 2017. After that Black Panther debuts on February 16, 2018, while Avengers: Infinity War hits theaters on May 4, 2018. Ant-Man and the Wasp