Guardians of The Galaxy Vol. 2's Pom Klementieff Explains The Power of The Mantis

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Pom Klementieff's Mantis will make her Marvel Cinematic Universe debut in James Gunn's Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, and now the actress is revealing how her character's powers work.

During an interview with, Pom Klementieff shared some details about The Mantis' powers. She said that the Mantis can change the emotions of other people.

"I don't want to give too much. There is not a lot of things to say about that," she told Comicbook. "She feels things, you know, by touching people. So she can feel things and change emotions."


We've already seen a preview of her powers in the first trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, in which she read Star-Lord's romantic affection to Gamora in a croweded room - and Drax thought it was hilarious.


Set to the backdrop of ‘Awesome Mixtape #2,' Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 continues the team's adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos. The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mysteries of Peter Quill's true parentage. Old foes become new allies and fan-favorite characters from the classic comics will come to our heroes' aid as the Marvel cinematic universe continues to expand.

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is set to release in theaters on May 5, 2017.