VIDEO: Cast of GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Visits Jimmy Kimmel Live; Watch Appearance!
Jimmy Kimmel welcomed Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel and Bradley Cooper to a special "Guardians of the Galaxy" episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live last night, JULY 21, the same evening as the film's worldwide premiere. The stars of the highly anticipated new film talked about the project and debut exclusive content.
Kimmel will also tested the Guardians' Marvel knowledge as each actor goes head-to-head in a trivia Contest against Mia Grace, a 5-year-old superhero expert from Albany, New York.
Watch clips from last night's broadcast below!
"JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE" (Weeknights at 11:35|10:35c onABC) Jimmy Kimmel serves as host and executive producer of Emmy nominated "Jimmy Kimmel Live," ABC's late-night talk show.
From Marvel, the studio that brought you the global blockbuster franchises of Iron Man, Thor, Captain Americaand The Avengers, comes a new team-the Guardians of the Galaxy. An action-packed, epic space adventure, Marvel's "Guardians of the Galaxy" expands the Marvel Cinematic Universe into the cosmos, where brash adventurer Peter Quill finds himself the object of an unrelenting bounty hunt after stealing a mysterious orb coveted by Ronan, a powerful villain with ambitions that threaten the entire universe. To evade the ever-persistent Ronan, Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a quartet of disparate misfits-Rocket, a gun-toting raccoon, Groot, a tree-like humanoid, the deadly and enigmatic Gamora and the revenge-driven Drax the Destroyer. But when Quill discovers the true power of the orb and the menace it poses to the cosmos, he must do his best to rally his ragtag rivals for a last, desperate stand-with the galaxy's fate in the balance.
Marvel's "Guardians of the Galaxy," which first appeared in comic books in Marvel Super-Heroes, Issue #18 (Jan. 1969), stars Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, featuring Vin Diesel as Groot, Bradley Cooper as Rocket,Lee Pace, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Djimon Hounsou, with John C. Reilly, Glenn Close as NOVA Prime andBenicio Del Toro as The Collector.
James Gunn is the director of the film with Kevin Feige, p.g.a., producing. Louis D'Esposito, Alan Fine, Victoria Alonso, Jeremy Latcham, Nik Korda and Stan Lee serve as executive producers. Marvel's "Guardians of the Galaxy" is written by James Gunn and Nicole Perlman and releases in U.S. theaters on August 1, 2014.