James Gunn reveals new alien from ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’

Filmmaker James Gunn loves to share hints about his work on Facebook, and his latest offering is one of the new aliens from the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.

Played by Stephen Blackehart, this character’s name is Brahl.

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Brahl is one of many obscure Marvel characters included in the Guardians franchise, originally a low-tier villain from a team called the Minions of Menace.

Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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Gavia Baker-Whitelaw is a staff writer at the Daily Dot, covering geek culture and fandom. Specializing in sci-fi movies and superheroes, she also appears as a film and TV critic on BBC radio. Elsewhere, she co-hosts the pop culture podcast Overinvested. Follow her on Twitter: @Hello_Tailor