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‘Guardians’ star Michael Rooker to visit Seoul

June 15,2018
Hollywood actor Michael Rooker, better known as Yondu from the Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy” series, will make his first visit to Korea this August for Comic Con Seoul 2018.

Rooker has received love from fans all around the world for his portrayal of the beloved character Yondu, who is a leader of a ravager faction and the adoptive father of the main character, Peter or Star-Lord (Chris Pratt). Although his character didn’t appear much in the first film, Yondu played a significant role in the second movie.

The actor also appeared in the first three seasons of the zombie series “The Walking Dead.”

Apart from Rooker, Comic Con Seoul 2018 has also invited Ezra Miller, known for his role as The Flash from the DC Comics film “The Justice League.” The festival will be held from August 3 to 5 at Hall D in Coex, southern Seoul.

By Sung Ji-eun