18 February 2013 12:42 AM, PST | EmpireOnline | See recent EmpireOnline news »

With shooting set to kick off this year here in the UK, James Gunn and Marvel are busy gathering the cast they need for Guardians Of The Galaxy. First was Chris Pratt as Peter Quill (Aka Star-Lord), and it appears he’ll get some support from Conan’s Jason Momoa as Drax The Destroyer.Latino Review reports that Momoa put in such an effective screen test that the Marvel brass decided to offer him the role, kick-starting negotiations. Neither the superhero stable nor its Disney owners have officially confirmed any of this, so we have to count it as a rumour until he’s actually announced.But Momoa, despite his box office hiccup with the Doa Conan remake, seems like a good choice for Drax. The character (who also goes by the slightly less superheroic name Arthur Douglas) began life as a human whose family was attacked and killed by »

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