3 April 2013 11:51 AM, PDT | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

In case there was any doubt that a movie featuring an action hero raccoon could be made, Marvel's Phase Two is in full swing, with a whole bunch of early material hitting arriving this week. The superhero studio isn't wasting any time moving on as they continue to cast up "Guardians Of The Galaxy," adding one actress who knows her way around the solar system already. Zoe Saldana, already a veteran of the "Star Trek" series, will trade her blue "Avatar" skin for green, as she's in the negotiations for the role of Gamora. She'll join a pretty wacky cast so far that includes Chris Pratt as Star-Lord and WWE dude Dave Bautista as Drax. Anyway, for those of you not quite up on your nerd lessons, Gamora is the adopted daughter of the villain Thanos, and also a love interest of fellow Galaxy member Adam Warlock. She's got superhuman strength, »

- Kevin Jagernauth

Report a problem

Similar News Items

Star Trek (2009)
Avatar (2009)
Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)

IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners