When it was announced that would be appearing in a Marvel movie, I'm sure none of us really expected it to only be in a voice role. However, shortly afterwards it was confirmed would be providing the voice for the laconic tree-man of Guardians of the Galaxy, Groot.
It was even more surprising considering Groot only says one or two things in the original comics, so it seemed odd to sign on such a big name for what should be a small role. But perhaps there's more to Groot than meets the eye? In a recent interview with I-am-rogue , who will play Star-Lord in the directede adaptation, coyly explained Groot's importance:
Hmmm, sounds very mysterious...
What do you think? Do you have ideas what Groot's big story could be? Drop it below if you do!