Bradley Cooper had been rumored to be the voice of Rocket Raccoon but now it is confirmed! Cooper will join an ensemble cast including Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Benicio Del Toro, Karen Gillan, Glenn Close, Michael Rooker, Djimon Hounsou, Lee Pace, Gregg Henry, Ophelia Lovibond and Vin Diesel stepping in to provide some motion capture and voice work for plant warrior Groot. Rocket Raccoon is an eagle eyed marksmen and master tactician and this looks to be an interesting role for Cooper.
The film is being produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney. Guardians of the Galaxy is due to be released in the UK on August 1st 2014.