22 January 2013 9:37 PM, PST | LRMonline.com | See recent LRM Online news »

Happy New Year Cool Kids! Your fanboy fabulous journo here hard at work on a frigid New York night. Let’s get to it since this scoop is actually twofold.

Here is what I know so far on Guardians Of The Galaxy, first off, the search for Peter Quill aka Starlord continues. Peter Quill is the half-human, half-alien hero who was made the leader of the latest iteration of the Guardians when it launched in 2008.

Remember back around Thanksgiving when Mike Fleming over at Deadline dropped a list of names in contention?

According to my sources, you can add Wes Bentley, Chris Lowell, and Cam Gigandet to the latest crop of actors reading for the role. Keep in mind I said reading, they didn’t get no offers yet.

But here is the kicker. Marvel is going after some big comedic actors perhaps for some comedic relief in the movie. »

- El Mayimbe

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