Bradley Cooper Offered Guardians Of The Galaxy Rocket Raccoon Role?

Bradley Cooper is spotted departing BBC Radio One on May 23, 2013 in London Bradley Cooper is spotted departing BBC Radio One on May 23, 2013 in London

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.

-- Jesse Spero

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