If you’re having a rough week, let the adorable eyes of baby Groot make everything better. You can find the cute little sapling in the teaser-trailer that was released by Marvel this weekend. The quick teaser from “Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol 2” was released earlier this weekend, and features a few short moments with your favorite heroes.
This is actually the second teaser-trailer released from the studio, the first was released back in October. You can watch, or re-watch, that trailer right here. Disney released the new teaser-trailer on Twitter and YouTube, giving fans another short teaser without debuting the “official trailer,” that will be shown in theaters.
Disney is set to release “Vol. 2″ in theaters on May 5, 2017, which means fans still have a long time to wait. “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” was written and directed by James Gunn, who also directed the first popular installment to the franchise. Returning to save the world once again are stars Chris Pratt (“Jurassic World,” “Guardians of the Galaxy”) as Peter Quill/Star-Lord; Zoe Saldana (“Guardians of the Galaxy,” “Star Trek Into Darkness”) as Gamora; Dave Bautista (“Spectre,” “Guardians of the Galaxy”) as Drax; Vin Diesel (“Guardians of the Galaxy,” “Furious 7”) as the voice of Groot; Bradley Cooper (“Joy,” “American Sniper”) as the voice of Rocket; Michael Rooker (“Guardians of the Galaxy,” “Jumper”) as Yondu; Karen Gillan (“Guardians of the Galaxy,” “The Big Short”) as Nebula; and Sean Gunn (“Guardians of the Galaxy,” “Gilmore Girls”) as Kraglin.
Joining the Guardians this time around will be actors Pom Klementieff (“Oldboy”), Elizabeth Debicki (“The Great Gatsby,” “Everest”), Chris Sullivan (“The Knick,” “The Drop”) and Kurt Russell (“The Hateful Eight,” “Furious 7”). Disney teased the film stating that “’Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2′ will follow the crew of renegades once again as they track down the mystery of Peter Quill’s true parentage.”
“Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” is produced by Marvel Studios’ president, Kevin Feige, with Louis D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Jonathan Schwartz, Nik Korda and Stan Lee serving as executive producers.