Wrestler-turned-actor Dave Bautista has opened up about the way forward for his Marvel Cinematic Universe character Drax the Destroyer. He has been taking part in the position since 2014’s Guardians of the Galaxy. The actor reprised the position in its sequel and the final two Avengers motion pictures, Infinity War and Endgame.
While chatting with Ellen DeGeneres on her present, Bautista, who can presently be seen in Zack Snyder’s zombie film Army of the Dead, mentioned the third film within the Guardians of the Galaxy collection will probably be his final.
“I’m going to be 54 years old by the time Guardians 3 comes out. The shirtless thing is getting harder and harder for me. We work in trilogies. James Gunn has already announced it’s his last film, and when James is done, I’m done. The journey has come full circle and I’m just ready to step aside and wrap it up,” the actor mentioned.
Dave Bautista’s Drax is a member of the Guardians workforce led by Chris Pratt’s Star-Lord. He belonged to the native warrior race of Kylosians. Half of his individuals had been killed by Ronan the Accuser on the orders of Thanos.
In a latest interview with PTI regarding Army of the Dead, Bautista had mentioned, “I’m proud of what I’ve done. But I’m so focused on moving forward and on things that I still am desperate to accomplish that there are not many days that I sit and reflect and look back on what I’ve done and where I’ve come from.”
The actor has brazenly expressed curiosity in taking part in the position of Batman’s supervillain Bane and revealed that he spoke to Warner Bros about it too.
Apart from Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 3, Dave Bautista can also be part of the fourth Thor film, Thor: Love and Thunder.