Posted February 19, 2014 by Mikael Angelo Francisco in Movies/TV

The First Official Trailer for GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Is Here!

Thank you, Jimmy Kimmel!

Based on the 2013 incarnation of the comic book team that debuted in 1969, Guardians of the Galaxy stars Chris Pratt as Star-Lord,

Zoe Saldana as Gamora, Dave Bautista (a.k.a. Batista of WWE fame) as Drax the Destroyer, Bradley Cooper as Rocket Raccoon, and Vin Diesel as Groot. Also joining them are Lee Pace as Ronan, Karen Gillan as Nebula, Glenn Close as Nova Prime Rael, Michael Rooker as Yondu, and Benicio del Toro as The Collector.

Guardians of the Galaxy is directed by James Gunn, and will hit theaters on August 1.

Mikael Angelo Francisco