Marvel Star Dave Bautista Rejected From $6 Billion Franchise After Advice From Dwayne Johnson’s Biggest WWE Rival
Dave Bautista is leaving the MCU after Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3. It was his first major franchise role. Drax is playing. But it seems the actor is no longer interested in playing franchise roles. He has made it clear that he is interested in exploring himself as an actor. However, this does not mean that the former WWE star is not getting offers from various studios. Reportedly, she was offered a part in The Fast and Furious franchise but she turned it down for something else.
A slice of blockbuster pie
The Fast and the Furious has been a consistently successful franchise. So far, it has earned over $6 billion at the box office. Any actor would want to get a slice of that blockbuster pie. But Dave Bautista is an exception. The actor was offered a role in it, but during the meeting, he could only talk about Gears of War. In a Collider interview, the actor spilled all
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Star passed The Fast and the Furious
There is no indication that any sort of Gears of War movie is in the making. However, it’s commendable that the star passed on The Fast and the Furious and risked bothering the executives to show his interest in another project. This bravery probably stems from the fact that he just wants to do what he loves, and that advice was given by Stone Cold Steve Austin. He told Bautista never to fall into the trap of money. During an interview with GQ, Bautista said:
Tentpole Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.
He’s definitely setting himself up because before the 2023 tentpole Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 Even in theatres, she has already made herself known through projects like Glass Onion and Knock at the Cabin. Plus, these two are just the beginning of Bautista’s career.