Guardians of the Galaxy Teaser Trailer Released Starring Zoe Saldana, Shirtless Chris Pratt

Entertainment Feb. 19, 2014 AT 10:15AM

Blink and you'll miss it! Marvel has released the first official teaser trailer for the much-anticipated Guardians of the Galaxy -- and it's only 15 seconds long!

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The clip, which debuted Tuesday, Feb. 18 on Jimmy Kimmel Live, shows flashes of scenes from the James Gunn-directed film, due in theaters Aug. 1. Chris Pratt stars as American pilot Peter Quill, a.k.a. Star-Lord, who becomes the object of a manhunt after stealing an orb coveted by villainous Ronan (Lee Pace). Pratt, 34, who bulked up for the role, is briefly seen showing off his shirtless buff bod in the teaser.

Chris Pratt goes shirtless in Guardians of the Galaxy trailer.
Chris Pratt goes shirtless in Guardians of the Galaxy trailer.

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Zoe Saldana is also featured in the clip wearing green body paint to play the character Gamora, an associate of Ronan. "I was just excited to be asked to join by James Gunn and to also play someone green," Saldana joked of joining the film to MTV News back in May. "I've been blue before [in Avatar]."

Zoe Saldana wears green paint in Guardians of the Galaxy trailer.
Zoe Saldana wears green paint in Guardians of the Galaxy trailer.

Guardians of the Galaxy also stars Dave Bautista as Drax the Destroyer, Karen Gillan as Nebula, Vin Diesel (voice of Groot) and Bradley Cooper (voice of Rocket Raccoon).

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Watch the first teaser for Guardians of the Galaxy above and tell Us what you think!

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