Chris Pratt to Play Star-Lord in ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’
Chris Pratt has landed the lead in Guardians of the Galaxy, according to Deadline. The Parks and Recreation actor will take on the role of Star-Lord, the Guardians leader who is the offspring of a human mother and an alien father.
Zachary Levi, Lee Pace, Jim Sturgess, Joel Edgerton, and Jack Huston were some of the names previously mentioned to be in the running for Marvel’s next franchise.
The film is set to hit theaters August 1, 2014. What do you think of the casting choice?
WATCH NOW: This may just be the ensemble of all ensemble movies.
Catch the red band trailer for Movie 43 featuring a slew of famous faces such as Emma Stone, Chloe Moretz, Elizabeth Banks, Naomi Watts, Liev Schreiber, Gerard Butler, Kristen Bell, Anna Faris, Chris Pratt, Seann William Scott, Justin Long, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Josh Duhamel, Kate Bosworth, Leslie Bibb, Jason Sudeikis, Johnny Knoxville, Kieran Culkin, Jack McBrayer, Terrence Howard, Uma Thurman, Kate Winslet, Hugh Jackman, and Richard Gere.
Movie 43 hits theaters January 25, 2013. Will you be watching?
WATCH NOW: Channing Tatum and wife Jenna Dewan re-team on-screen in the dramedy 10 Years.
The high school reunion film features some familiar faces including Rosario Dawson, Chris Pratt, Justin Long, Anthony Mackie, Nick Zano, Lynn Collins, Kate Mara, Ari Graynor, Aubrey Plaza, Oscar Isaac, Scott Porter, Max Minghella, and Ron Livingston.