Dead raccoon, which became the prototype of the character of “Guardians of the galaxy”

 Умер енот, ставший прототипом персонажа "Стражей галактики"

Animal named Oreo has also appeared on the premiere of the film along with Director James Gunn.

A raccoon named Oreo, which was a type of Rocket in “Guardians of the galaxy”, died 7 Feb. This was reported on page the farm Quinta Layla in Facebook.

According to British newspaper Metro, Oreo helped the animators “Guardians of the galaxy” to capture the movements and habits of the raccoon for three-dimensional models. It is noted that the animal also appeared on the red carpet of the European premiere of “Guardians of the galaxy” along with the film’s Director, James Gunn, reports TASS.

Oreo died at the age of nine after a short illness.

Rocket (Rocket Raccoon) – character of Marvel comics, a humanoid raccoon. In the movie “Guardians of the galaxy”, “Guardians of the galaxy. Part 2” and “Avengers: infinity War” he was voiced by Bradley Cooper.