Benicio Del Toro Joins GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY in Lead Role

Benicio Del Toro nearly signed on to a major sci-fi film when he was in talks to play the villain in Star Trek Into Darkness, and while the deal ultimately never came to fruition, it appears that the Oscar winner is going to be appearing in a rather high-profile franchise pic after all. Deadline reports that Del Toro is the latest actor to join the truly remarkable cast for Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy. The nature of Del Toro’s role is being kept under wraps, but it’s said to be a significant character that is poised to also appear in future Marvel movies. As such, Del Toro’s deal includes the option to appear in a number of Marvel films. Could the villainous Thanos have finally been cast? Hit the jump for more. READ MORE...


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