Today we got our first look at The Walking Dead star Michael Rooker as Yondu in James Gunn’sGuardians of the Galaxy, courtesy of SuperHeroHype.
They are currently filming in the countryside of Surrey, just outside of London. Amidst a spaceship wreckage in a field is Michael Rooker’s Yondu, other gun weilding aliens, and director James Gunn.
Guardians of the Galaxy is being directed by James Gunn from his screenplay, with a story by Nicole Perlman and Gunn. The all-star cast includes Chris Pratt as Peter Quill aka Star-Lord, Zoe Saldana as Gamora, Dave Bautista as Drax the Destroyer, Lee Pace as Ronan the Accuser, Michael Rooker as Yondu, Karen Gillan as Nebula, two-time Academy Award nominee Djimon Hounsou as Korath, with Academy Award winner Benicio del Toro as The Collector, Academy Award nominee John C. Reilly as Rhomann Dey, and six-time Academy Award nominee Glenn Close as Nova Prime.
Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy is set for August 1st, 2014.