The first "Guardians of the Galaxy" picture dropped on Dec. 31, 2013, helping Marvel and Disney usher in a new year and gave superhero fans a glimpse of what characters like Gamora, played by actress Zoe Saldana, look like in those superhero costumes.
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"Guardians of the Galaxy" Photo Details
The new "Guardians of the Galaxy" picture shows the characters Gamora, Chris Pratt, Rocket Racoon, Drax the Destroyer and Groot standing in a police-style line-up.
The picture of Zoe Saldana as Gamora reveals a toned fighter, much like a futuristic (and green) Lara Croft of "Tomb Raider."
According to IMDb, "Guardians of the Galaxy" character, Gamora has quite an interesting history.
The Sole Survivor, of The Zen Whoberi population who were wiped out by Badoon. Thanos discovered Gamora alive and decided to save and train her as a weapon to use against and kill the Magus. Thanos made sure Gamora was raised with discipline, though he rarely show [sic] her affection as a father would show his child. Through rigorous training she would become a highly skilled master of various martial arts from throughout the universe.
About "The Guardians of the Galaxy" Cast
Aside from the "Avatar" actress, the cast of the Marvel/ Disney movie also includes Lee Pace as Ronan the Accuser, Vin Diesel as the voice of Groot, Bradley Cooper as the voice of Rocket Racoon and Chris Pratt as Peter Quill/ Star-Lord. The release date of "Guardians of the Galaxy" is Aug. 1, 2014, according to IMDb.