Bradley Cooper Offered Guardians Of The Galaxy Rocket Raccoon Role?

August 22, 2013
Bradley Cooper is spotted departing BBC Radio One on May 23, 2013 in London -- Getty Premium

Will Bradley Cooper join Marvel's upcoming "Guardians of the Galaxy" - as a talking space raccoon?

According to fanboy website Latino Review, the Oscar-nominated actor has been offered the role of Rocket Raccoon.

Bradley would voice the character - a talking genetically engineered critter with a love of explosives and weapons - in the Marvel movie that has already begun production.

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This is the latest casting rumor surrounding the movie with rampant talk of Vin Diesel being offered the role of talking space tree Groot, who is a close pal of Rocket Raccoon.

If cast, Bradley would join Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Glenn Close, Lee Pace, Michael Rooker, John C. Reilly and Benicio Del Toro.

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"Guardians of the Galaxy" is slated to blast into theaters on August 1, 2014.

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