John C. Reilly Joins Guardians of the Galaxy as Ronan the Accuser

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I'm super glad I'm not friends with anyone with the title "The Accuser." That does not sound like a fun person to have around.

But a fun person will play an Accuser in the upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy movie.

John C. Reilly will play Ronan the Accuser, to be exact.

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Ronan the Accuser belongs to an alien race called the Kree. He wields a giant powerful hammer and possesses superhuman strength and speed.

Reilly joins Chris Pratt as Star-Lord, with Dave Bautista, Zoe Saldana, Michael Rooker, Lee Pace, Karen Gillan, Glenn Close, Benicio Del Toro also starring. 

James Gunn directs the film, which has a premiere date set for August 1, 2014, as part of Marvel Phase 2.

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