John C. Reilly Officially Cast in Guardians of the Galaxy

Guardians of the Galaxy lineup

John C ReillySometimes it’s hard to tell what’s a crazy rumor and what’s actually been confirmed when it comes to casting news. John C. Reilly has been rumored for a while to be connected to Marvel’s upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy, but it has now been officially confirmed that he will in fact be starring in that film. He will be playing Rhomann Dey, a member of Nova Corps, and supposedly will appear in several potential future installments as well. That’s all we’ve got for now, so we’ll keep you posted on any further developments.

Guardians of the Galaxy will be released August 1, 2014. What do you think about the casting so far? Curious about how many more big name stars may get roles alongside the likes of Reilly and Glenn Close? Let us know in the comments below!