Guardians of the Galaxy picks up Benicio del Toro, Karen Gillan from Doctor Who

 
It seems like everyday the cast of Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy” gets better and better. Just a few days after Glenn Close joined the cast, Benicio del Toro is confirmed as well. Here is the latest.
 
Marvel confirmed the latest addition with us earlier today. The new superhero film “Guardians of the Galaxy,” will now include Benicio Del Toro, among other celebrated actors like Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Lee Pace, Michael Rooker, Glenn Close, John C. Reilly and Dave Bautista.
 
It was also confirmed today that the popular co-star of “Doctor Who” Karen Gillan, has recently signed on to play a female villain in the movie. The film will be directed by James Gunn, a Disney title set to release on August 1, 2014. We will have more details for you as we get closer to production.