- Publish Date
- Monday, 22 August 2016, 9:46AM
The actor who voices the talking tree in 'Guardians of the Galaxy' let it slip that his Marvel superhero team will sprout up in 'Avengers: Infinity War'.
Vin Diesel teased during a Facebook Live video on Friday that the intergalactic do-gooders will be part of the third Avengers movie.
The Infinity War instalment is expected to unite several Marvel characters from across 18 films.
Diesel, the star of Fast & Furious, portrayed extraterrestrial Groot in 2014's 'Guardians of the Galaxy' alongside Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana and Bradley Cooper.
Diesel called the planned Avengers mash-up "incredibly exciting."
A spokeswoman for Avengers studio Disney did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' is scheduled to launch in May, 2017, while Infinity War is set for release May, 2018.
via NZ Herald
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