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Gunn's return to 'Guardians...' makes Saldana happy

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is happy that has been reinstated as of "Vol. 3". "I'm proud of him (Gunn). I'm happy that he's coming back," Saldana told

At an interview here, the said, "I'm so proud of The leaders of the big corporation have decided to lead by example. Spreading the word and the message of redemption is important."

Gunn was fired by in July after controversial jokes he made nearly a decade ago resurfaced on

Shortly after his firing in July, Gunn apologised. Also, the "Guardians..." cast, including Saldana, Chris Pratt, Bradley Cooper, Vin Diesel, and others, expressed their support for him in an open letter, asking that he be reinstated as

Eight months later, he has been rehired. He tweeted earlier this month that he was "tremendously grateful" of those who stood by him, and said he was continuing to work on "being the best human being I can be".

Saldana is also proud of the way has embraced representation. She has been thrilled with the success of Brie Larson's



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First Published: Sun, March 31 2019. 18:50 IST