In the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Borat star Maria Baklava has been cast in a starring role. The Bulgarian actor was reported by Variety to have been cast in the upcoming third installment of Guardians of the Galaxy.
As Lord, Chris Pratt will star in the movie; Joe Saldana will play Gamora, Vin Diesel will play Groot, and Dave Bautista will play Drax the Destroyer.
Plot details for the supernatural film 2014’s Guardians of the Galaxy and a sequel to 2017’s Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2. Kept secret according to Marvel tradition. The upcoming film is Disney’s 32nd entry in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Gunn wrote on Twitter Monday morning, “Yeah yes yes, well I guess I must be surprised it took you guys so long to get this.” (Maria Bakalova) Incredible.
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Along with Baklava, Will Poulter is also joining the cast as Adam Warlock. Bradley Cooper, Karen Gillan, Pom Clementieff, Elizabeth Debicki, Sean Gunn, and Sylvester Stallone round out the call sheet. The 26-year-old Bakalova was cast in the 2020 film Borat Aftermath, vaguely starring.
Her high-wire performance as Sacha Baron Cohen’s down-for-anything daughter earned Bakalova an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actress. In addition to Academy Award recognition, the 2006 follow-up to Borat made headlines for a scene involving Bakalova and Giuliani after Donald Trump’s former lawyer was caught on camera in an involved position.
Baklava Borat Subsequent Movie The first major role since filming was playing a hotel clerk in Judd Apatow’s meta pandemic comedy The Bubble, which recently debuted on Netflix. Her upcoming credits also include the slasher film Bodies Bodies Bodies and the rom-com The Honeymoon.