Chris Pratt and GotG cast release statement supporting James Gunn — and DECRYING “mob mentality”

Posted at 1:25 pm on July 30, 2018 by Sarah D

Celebrities are frequently all too willing to grab their pitchforks and link arms with the mob — until it comes for them. The mob recently came for director James Gunn, who drew fire for old “jokes” about child rape and pedophilia. As a result of the outcry, Gunn was axed from his directorial duties on “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3.”

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And now, the GotG stars have banded together to try to get Gunn another chance:

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Fellow actor Adam Baldwin was particularly struck by this line:

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That would certainly be nice. And hopefully Americans from across the political spectrum will remember that the pendulum swings both ways.

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