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Report: Bradley Cooper Offered Rocket Raccoon Role in 'Guardians of Galaxy'

August 22, 2013 (7:00 am) GMT
The 'He's Just Not That Into You' actor is reportedly wanted to voice the master tactician in James Gunn's action movie.

With seemingly having the voice role as Groot in "", it leaves Rocket Raccoon as the only CGI hero that has not found its actor yet. Now, a new report from Latino Review claims that Marvel and director James Gunn have secretly made an official offer to one big star who is a frequent collaborator of .

The site names as the aforementioned star that is reportedly approached to take on the said role. The Oscar-nominated actor, who starred in "" and its two follow-ups, is said to have neither accepted nor rejected it yet. If the report is true and Cooper is on board, he will join the movie's already starry cast ensemble.

is the leading man in the hotly-anticipated film, taking on the role of Star-Lord. , , , , , , and are also included to support the movie, which will bow out on August 1, 2014 in the U.S.

After the "Hangover" franchise ended, Cooper has added several work commitments, including "" in which he serves as producer and nabs the lead role. He will next be seen in "" and "".

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