When does The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special air on Disney+? Examined release date, plot and other details

James Gunn is eagerly awaited The Guardians of the Galaxy Christmas Special expected to air on Disney+ Friday, November 25, 2022, at 3 p.m. ET. The special focuses on the Wardens, who are in a festive mood while trying to get a memorable gift for their leader, Peter Quill.

TV special stars MCU favorites Chris Pratt, Dave Bautista and Karen Gillan feature prominently, among many others. The Guardians of the Galaxy Christmas Special is written and directed by James Gunn.

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On October 26, 2022, Marvel released the official trailer for The Guardians of the Galaxy Christmas Special on October 26, 2022 and offers a glimpse into the bizarrely chaotic and hilarious world of the film full of fascinating characters.

The trailer sets the mood of the story as the Guardians discuss how sad Peter has been since Gamora left and how they need to come up with a nice Christmas present for him.

They then visit actor Kevin Bacon’s home to kidnap him while asking him to be their “Christmas present,” leading to a hilarious sequence. Overall, the trailer has a fun tone that fans of the iconic franchise will love. The official synopsis of the upcoming TV special according to Marvel reads:

“In The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special, the Guardians embark on a mission to make Christmas unforgettable for Quill as they search for the perfect gift to return to Earth.”

Aside from the quirky plot, one of the big highlights of the special is Kevin Bacon’s cameo. Based on the trailer and synopsis, fans can expect a highly entertaining film that does full justice to the popular franchise.

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The Guardians of the Galaxy holiday stars Chris Pratt as Peter Quill, who has been devastated since the departure of Gamora, played by Zoe Saldaña.

Pratt doesn’t feature extensively in the special’s trailer, but his character is the subject of discussion from the Guardians, who are trying to get him a nice present for the upcoming holiday season and cheer him up.

Chris Pratt has previously played the role of Peter Quill in various popular MCU flicks such as Guardians of the Galaxy, Avengers: Endgame, and many more. Aside from MCU, Pratt has been a part of movies like Zero Dark Thirty, The glory sevenand The Morning Warto name a few.

In addition to Pratt in central supporting roles, the cast includes Dave Bautista as Drax the Destroyer, Karen Gillan as Nebula, Bradley Cooper as Rocket, Vin Diesel as Groot and Pom Klementieff as Mantis.

Director James Gunn previously directed Guardians of the Galaxy and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. A continuation of the second part entitled Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3is scheduled for release on May 5, 2023.

Gunn also directed the acclaimed DC flick, The Suicide Squadwith actors such as Margot Robbie, Idris Elba and Sylvester Stallone, among others, in significant roles.

Don’t forget to catch The Guardians of the Galaxy Christmas Special on Disney+ on Friday November 25, 2022.

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