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Joseph Gordon-Levitt: Frontrunner for “Guardians of the Galaxy” Gig

Posted Wednesday January 2, 2013 10:28 PM GMT

His career has never been hotter, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt is at the top of the short list for the lead role in “Guardians of the Galaxy.”

The “Dark Knight Rises” hunk joins Jim Sturgess and Zachary Levi in contention to play Peter Quill, also known as Star-Lord.

Per the synopsis, “Raised on Earth, Quill learns that his father was from outer space and is drawn into an intergalactic conflict that eventually leads to him becoming the leader of the Guardians of the Galaxy.”

Slated for an August 1st, 2014 release date, “Guardians of the Galaxy” will reportedly announce all stars for the project as soon as contracts are finalized, so stay linked to the GossipCenter for all the latest!

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