Speaking to ScreenGeek, Kaufman reflected on Disney’s controversial decision to fire Gunn from Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3, while observing how his latest job penning the sequel to 2016’s Suicide Squad is helping to balance things out.
“Well, I was the first one to make a video trying to support James Gunn,” Kaufman recalled. “I was the first so-called—I mean I’m not a celebrity, I’m in the underground—but I was the first one. So obviously I feel very strong about it. James is the nicest,