If you couldn't tell from the trailers for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2, Drax will see his involvement in the story expanded upon.
The 1996 original won high critical acclaim and the Scottish actor outlined that he didn't want to tarnish it's legacy with a flop of a sequel.
The two composers are accustomed to working in the film industry and knew working with filmmaker Peter Berg again was a no-brainer.
James Newton Howard throws a big nod back to John Williams in the film's main theme, all before making it his own.
The composer has been hired to step in for Alxandre Desplat to compose the score, which needs a switch after the recent reshoots.