Maria Bakalova, also known for her role in The Borat Subsequent Moviefilm is set to appear in Marvel Studios Guardian’s Of The Galaxy Volume 3 to play a “key role”. The actress was nominated for Academy Awards for her wonderful performance in the Borat movie, she played the character Tutar Sagdiyev, daughter of Borat Sagdiyev (Sacha Baron Cohen).
The Guardians Of The Galaxy production wrapped its filming in May 2022, although they haven’t revealed what character the Bulgarian actress would be playing. But it was confirmed by James Gunn through his tweet that Maria will appear in the film. Gunn tweeted replying to a story on Twitter, “Yes yes yes, okay, I guess I should be surprised it took you guys this long to get this one. @MariaBakalova96 is incredible. #gotg3
Other than the famous movie Borat, Maria also played different roles in various films like, women do cry, transgression, Last call, The father & Xllla. Her upcoming movies are bodies bodies bodies, the bubble & the honeymoon.
This will be the last sequel of Guardians Of The Galaxy Volume 3 directed and produced by James Gunn starring Chris Pratt (Starlord), Zoe Saldana (Gamora), Karren Gillan (Nebula), Dave Bautista (Drax), Pom Klementieff (Mantis), Vin Diesel (Groot) Bradley Cooper (Rocket), & Sylvester Stallone (Stakar Ogord).
Along with the news of Maria Bakalova joining the cast, we also got Will Poulter who will be playing the role of Adam Warlock in the film. The film will release in theatres on May 5th, 2023. Before it, we will be getting a holiday special of Guardians of the galaxy in December 2022 which is said to be teasing one of the greatest MCU characters of all time. Also, the guardians are also set to appear in Thor Love & thunder which is released on July 8th, 2022.
What Will The Final Installment Of Guardians Of The Galaxy Volume 3 Be About?
The film will take place after the Avengers Endgame, as we saw in it that the guardians leave along with Thor. It will be continued in Thor: Love & Thunder because the guardians except Gamora will be appearing for their cameo roles.
Thor: Love & Thunder will conclude the guardian’s part in the film. After which the Gotg 3 will take place in search of Gamora as she wasn’t spotted after the final battle in the Avengers Endgame.
It would be exciting for the fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe to see such rising stars like Maria Bakalova playing a new character in the film.