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Matt McGloin

Bradley Cooper Is Awesome As Rocket Raccoon Says James Gunn; Began Work On Guardians of the Galaxy



Bradley Cooper is voicing Rocket Raccoon in the Guardians of the Galaxy movie, and director James Gunn lets it be known the popular actor has begun work on the film.

James Gunn answers fan questions on his Form Spring account with the latest question asking about Bradley Cooper as Rocket Raccoon.

Has Bradley Cooper started work on Guardian's yet? Or does he join in later in post?

Yes he has. He's awesome. 

Gunn also lets it be known they have only one week of shooting left on Guardians of the Galaxy on his Facebook.

Just wrapped our final Saturday shoot. ONLY ONE WEEK (6 days) OF SHOOTING ON GotG LEFT! I came home and took a stroll along the Thames beside my house. What a great place this is. I'm so fortunate as to have shot here 

Wondering how epic the movie will be? Gunn offers the following on Twitter:

Holy shit. We shot 63,000 feet of film Saturday. 11 1/2 hours of film. One scene. We're in for some long dailies tonight! #gotg

And how about one from Gunn's Instagram:

Our actors on #gotg are only treated to the most luxurious facilities. 


The "Guardians of the Galaxy movie" has an August 1, 2014 release directed by James Gunn and starring Chris Pratt as Peter Quill Star-Lord, Dave Bautista as Drax The Destroyer and Zoe Saldana as Gamora, Benicio Del Toro as The Collector, Michael Rooker as Yondu, Karen Gillan as Nebula, Lee Pace as Ronan, Djimon Hounsu as Korath the Pursuer, with John C. Reilly as Rhomann Dey, Glen Close as Nova Prime, and Bradley Cooper as the voice of Rocket Raccoon.

For news, images and more head on over to the Cosmic Book News Guardians of the Galaxy Movie Hub.


Guardians of the Galaxy, based on the Marvel comic books of the same name, features an unlikely cast of characters who must team up in order to defeat a cosmic force of epic proportions.