BREAKING: 'Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2' Cast Tommy Flanagan As A Ravager

By Matt O'Bryant

According to Heroichollywood, long time character actor Tommy Flanagan, which you may have seen in Sons of Anarchy, Braveheart, Face/Off, Gladiator, Swordfish, and many, many other movies/tv shows from the early 90s till now has been cast in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.

According to Heroichollywood's sources the Scottish actor will be joining the cast and crew, which is currently in production down in Atlanta Pinewood Studios. In the film he is said to be one of The Ravagers, which is headed up by Yondu Udonta, played famously by actor Michael Rooker in the first film. The sources even describe Flanagan's character as the "right hand man" of Yondu in the upcoming sequel, and that in the sequel "The Ravagers have a bounty out on Rocket Raccoon which causes conflict within the group."

Here's the official Marvel press release:

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” is written and directed by James Gunn (“Guardians of the Galaxy,” “Slither”). The film marks the return of the original Guardians, including Chris Pratt (“Jurassic World,” “Guardians of the Galaxy”) as Peter Quill/Star-Lord; Zoe Saldana (“Guardians of the Galaxy,” “Star Trek Into Darkness”) as Gamora; Dave Bautista (“Spectre,” “Guardians of the Galaxy”) as Drax; Vin Diesel (“Guardians of the Galaxy,” “Furious 7”) as the voice of Groot; Bradley Cooper (“Joy,” “American Sniper”) as the voice of Rocket; Michael Rooker (“Guardians of the Galaxy,” “Jumper”) as Yondu; Karen Gillan (“Guardians of the Galaxy,” “The Big Short”) as Nebula; and Sean Gunn (“Guardians of the Galaxy,” “Gilmore Girls”) as Kraglin. New cast members include Pom Klementieff (“Oldboy”), Elizabeth Debicki (“The Great Gatsby,” “Everest”), Chris Sullivan (“The Knick,” “The Drop”) and Kurt Russell (“The Hateful Eight,” “Furious 7”).

Are you a fan of Tommy Flanagan, have you noticed him in a lot of films over the years? it seems like he has always been around. Sound off in the comments with your thoughts and lets u know what you think about his casting?

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 hits theaters on May 5th, 2017.