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For Your Consideration: Awards 2017

Disney has launched their awards season campaigns and has included two Marvel films on their “For Your Consideration” page on their official Awards 2017 website.

Golden Angel Award: Most Popular U.S. Actor on TV in China

On October 30, 2017 Michael Rooker was honored with the “Most Popular U.S. Actor in TV in China” Golden Angel Award at the 13th Annual Chinese American Film Festival!

ABC News: ‘Robot Chicken’ hatches a dead-on ‘Walking Dead’ spoof

The Robot Chicken Walking Dead Special: Look Who’s Walking” teams Robot Chicken masterminds Seth Green and Matthew Senreich with The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman and showrunner Scott M. Gimple along with Walking Dead stars voicing action-figure versions of their characters that, in classic Robot Chicken fashion, spoof the AMC zombie thriller. 

Daily Dragon: Doing It With Heart

Remember when Yondu told Peter Quinn in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, “I don’t use my head to fly the arrow, boy, I use my heart”? It’s an apt description of how Michael Rooker has tackled his acting career. At his Dragon Con press conference on Friday afternoon, Rooker spoke of approaching every role […]

Guardians’ Inferno

Dust off those far out platforms and enjoy this blast from the past! The “Inferno” music video is included with the bonus features on the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2  Digital release on August 8, Blu-ray August 22 & new to 4K UHD:

American Shooting Journal: July 2017

From early roles to recent stardom on screens big and small, Michael Rooker – today’s ultimate antihero – has become a favorite of directors, fans and fellow cast members by staying true to himself.

Coming Soon to Marvel Contest of Champions!

Guess who is coming to Marvel Contest of Champions!

Behind the Scenes: Making Yondu!

Watch the full Rooker to Yondu transformation by the talented Legacy Effects team

From Den of Geek: The Beautiful Story of Yondu Udonta

  Of all the colorful characters who populate James Gunn’s two Marvel Studios movies about the Guardians of the Galaxy, the most colorful (in more ways than one) may be Yondu Udonta, the Ravager leader and adopted (sort of) father to Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) who is played by the great Michael Rooker. Yondu’s history […]