First Look: Batista As Drax The Destroyer (Guardians Of The Galaxy)

0

guardians-of-the-galaxy-movie-logo-600x404

At last week’s San Diego Comic Con event, Marvel Studios hosted a surprise panel for the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy movie, featuring former WWE Superstar Dave Bautista playing the role of Drax the Destroyer. (Video above)

During the panel, Batista said, “I’m still to the point where I go to set every day and I can’t believe I got this job.” He also revealed that he fought incredibly hard for the role and broke down crying when he landed it.

Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige told the audience that Bautista is gonna “freak people out” when they see him in the movie.

Marvel released new artwork for the movie, including this first look of Dave Buatista as Drax the Destroyer:

Batista Drax

IGN.com released this video of interviewed Batista and actor Michael Rooker talking about Guardians of the Galaxy:

Latest Wrestling News

Mae Young Classic

Mae Young Classic: Tessa Blanchard & 4 Additional Participants Announced

On Thursday, WWE sent in word that five additional competitors have been announced for the upcoming Mae Young Classic Women's tournament. Among the participants is...

Ellsworth Reacts To MITB Controversy, Full Titus O’Neil TEDx Talk Video

- James Ellsworth posted a message on Facebook discussing the controversy surrounding the Women's Money in the Bank ladder match finish. Ellsworth wrote: "The WWE Universe...

Kavita Devi Set to Be WWE’s First Female Indian Superstar

Jinder Mahal has some competition. The Indian Express announced this morning that WWE Dubai tryout participant, Kavita Devi, has been signed to WWE. Not only...
Randy Orton

Randy Orton Co-Starring In New Seth Green Movie, ‘Changeland’

SmackDown Live star Randy Orton will co-star in “Changeland” with Seth Green and Breckin Meyer, according to a report at Deadline.com.. This is the first...
Jinder Mahal

WWE Announces New Weekly Show to Broadcast in Hindi

WWE has made another move aimed at breaking into the Indian market, announcing a new weekly TV show to be broadcast in Hindi. The show...

WWE Network Adding Episodes of WWE’s ECW Reboot

WWE is planning to release the first 2 years worth of episodes of ECW's relaunch. According to a report from WWE Network News, episodes...

NXT Highlights: Aleister Black vs. Kassius Ohno

NXT this week featured a main event clash between strikers Aleister Black and Kassius Ohno. The episode also featured the return of Ember Moon...

Future WrestleMania Locations, WWE Stars Nominated For Teen Choice Awards

- WWE has been discounting tickets for the July 7th live event from Madison Square Garden, an indication sales have been soft. WWE has...
Lucha Underground

Lucha Underground Recap: The Moth Tribe Targets Fenix & Melissa Santos

This week on Lucha Underground 4 matches in the Cueto Cup were featured. We are now halfway through the 1st round of the tournament. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IRT_LZNO_2E Lucha...

Vince Russo Files Restraining Order Against Jim Cornette

Former WWE, WCW, and Impact Wrestling writer Vince Russo has filed a restraining order against former co-worker Jim Cornette. Russo and Cornette have a...