Bradley Cooper is currently in early talks about voicing the character of Rocket Raccoon in Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy.

The film from Marvel is a sci-fi adventure movie which is already in production in London, says The Hollywood Reporter.

Already cast are Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana and Dave Bautisa. The trio play space-spanning adventurers in the movie which is being directed by James Gunn and is slated for a release date of August next year.

Cooper will next be seen in David O’Russell’s American Hustle which also stars Christian Bale, Amy Adams and his Silver Linings Playbook co-star Jennifer Lawrence.