The 25-year-old Portuguese actress Daniela Melchior will have a small role in the “Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 3” The actress became famous worldwide after participating in the latest “Suicide Squad”. Despite speculation, Daniela Melchior will not take on the character of Moondragon.
“Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 3” will be directed by James Gunn who also directed “Suicide Squad”. The cast includes Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Vin Diesel, and Bradley Cooper, among others.
I can confirm (and confirm she’s wonderful in the role). @MelchiorDaniela is one of my favorite people & actors around, & I hope this is just the second of many projects we’ll work on together. https://t.co/axKiZatcue
— James Gunn (@JamesGunn) June 1, 2022
After starting her career in Portugal, Daniela Melchior made her first English-speaking debut as Ratcatcher in “The Suicide Squad” and has also landed roles in “Fast X” (the tenth Fast & Furious movie), “Assassin Club”, and “Marlowe”. She also joined the cast of the tenth Fast & Furious
She started her career in 2014 in several Portuguese and television productions such as “Ouro Verde”, “A Herdeira”, and more. She also voices the Portuguese version of Gwen Stacy in Sony Picture’s Animation’s “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse”.
In 2021, Daniel Belchior was nominated for the “Best Newcomer” award at the Portuguese Golden Globes for “The Suicide Squad”.