Lee Pace played Ronan The Accussor in last summer's hit "Guardians of the Galaxy"--Just last week, Pace said: "I love the character. I'd love to play him again! Who knows!?"
Director James Gunn posted on Facebook
that Pace will definitely not be back for the upcoming sequel,
though he doesn't rule out the possibility of Ronan's return in a future
Marvel's "Guardians of the Galaxy 2" is currently
slated for a May 5th 2017 release.