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Bradley Cooper is Officially Rocket Raccoon in 'Guardians of the Galaxy'

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August 30, 2013
Source: Marvel

Bradley Cooper / Rocket Raccoon

Briefly: The Guardians of the Galaxy are complete. Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista and Vin Diesel are already lined up to play four out of the five heroes in Marvel's new superhero ensemble. Now Marvel has announced officially, after rumors swirled last week, that Bradley Cooper will voice Rocket Raccoon, a genetically modified anthropomorphic raccoon has a knack for guns and explosives, is a great pilot, and has a great sense of smell and impeccable hearing. Iterations of Rocket have portrayed him with a cockney accent but we're not sure if Cooper will use that cue. Either way, we can't wait to hear his take.

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In other news. Denzel Washington will voice Scrooge McDuck in DuckTales reboot. Iterations of McDuck have portrayed him with a Scottish accent but we're not sure if Washington will use that cue. Either way, we can't wait to hear his take.

Al Apone on Aug 30, 2013

2

shoulda been Kurt Russell!

Astroboy3000 on Aug 30, 2013

3

This has "retarded" written all over it.

racquetmanthethird on Aug 30, 2013

4

It's okay if you don't "get it"

Chris Groves on Aug 30, 2013

5

I hope they let Rocket Raccoon swear at least once.

DAVIDPD on Aug 30, 2013

6

I'm glad you brought this up....I was always worried with Marvel being Diseny reigns over them about death (people/enemies being killed gruesomely) or swearing cause Disney is a family-like company. Luckily Avengers showed enemies could be shot or killed so I too am hoping he can curse. I never know when it comes to Disney (they seem to let all their cartoon villains perish horrible deaths)

JBrotsis on Aug 31, 2013

7

Who died in Avengers?

dawko on Aug 31, 2013

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I meant the enemies...the Chitari. But Coulson's death would be another good example.

JBrotsis on Aug 31, 2013

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Except that he's alive in Shield TV series, *cough*Disney*cough*...Chitari? Any of Marvel's deaths ain't significant enough for anyone to stop and think about those characters that are dying. Bridges, Rourke, anyone in Thor, Cap...However, at least they can create great characters and cast great actors to portray them.

dawko on Aug 31, 2013

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Tony Stark said "You don't have to be such a p*ssy about it" and "Walk away from that you son of a b*tch"

Fidel Reyes on Aug 31, 2013

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i wonder if he's gonna do his voice or a made up one or just one with an accent....hmmmm

croniccris on Aug 31, 2013

12

This movie is going to bomb soooo hard

Derp on Sep 1, 2013

13

You know what i havent had in awhile?.......................................Big League Chew!

Such heroic nonsense on Sep 3, 2013

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