Guardians Of The Galaxy’s Star-Lord is Chris Pratt

Zero Dark Thirty’s Chris Pratt is cast as Star-Lord in James Gunn’s Guardians Of The Galaxy

Chris Pratt as Justin in Zero Dark Thirty
Chris Pratt as Justin in Zero Dark Thirty

According to Deadline, Moneyball and Zero Dark Thirty star Chris Pratt has been officially cast as Star-Lord, aka wayward pilot Peter Quill, the leader of the Guardians Of The Galaxy in James Gunn’s Marvel Phase 2 offering.

The role had previously been affixed to such varied array of talent as Chuck‘s Zachary Quinto, Smallville‘s Michael RosenbaumThe Dark Knight Rises‘ Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and Superman Returns‘ James Marsden.

Guardians Of The Galaxy is due in cinemas 1 August 2014. Pick up James Gunn’s Super on DVD for £4.49 or Blu-ray for £6.99 from Amazon.co.uk.