The official trailer for The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special premiered Tuesday following a leak on social media.
James Gunn, writer and director of the, tweeted, "Our Holiday gift to you -- 11.25.22 -- only on " with the trailer.
Star-Lord (Chris Pratt), Mantis (Pom Klementieff), Drax (Dave Bautista), Nebula (Karen Gillan), Kraglin (Sean Gunn), Cosmo the Spacedog, Rocket (Bradley Cooper) and Groot (Vin Diesel) are all back for a holiday adventure.
The story picks up sometime afterand as Star-Lord/Peter Quill is still mourning the loss of Gamora.
In the trailer, Kraglin announces that according to his calendar, it's almost Christmas back on Earth. Mantis points out that now's the perfect time to cheer up Quill.
Drax and Mantis travel to Earth in search of the perfect Christmas present for Quill: '80s icon Kevin Bacon. The two attempt to kidnap the actor and bring him back to Quill. Chaos is sure to ensue.
Bacon -- a callback to Quill's love of Footloose from the first Guardians of the Galaxy movie -- is a surprise addition to the.
The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special will be available Nov. 25 on. Like the recent Halloween special , it's a one-off standalone adventure, but will be followed by on May 5, 2023.