“I am going to die surrounded by the biggest idiots in the galaxy.”
Gamora (/ɡə.ˈmɔːr.ə/) is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. She first appeared in Strange Tales #180 (June 1975).
Gamora is the adopted daughter of Thanos, and the last of her species. Her powers include superhuman strength and agility and an accelerated healing factor. She also is an elite combatant, being able to best most of the opponents in the galaxy. She has appeared as the occasional love interest of the superheroes Adam Warlock and Nova, and a member of the group known as the Infinity Watch.
The character played a role in the 2007 crossover comic book event “Annihilation: Conquest”, and became a member of the titular team in its spin-off comic, Guardians of the Galaxy. She has been featured in a variety of associated Marvel merchandise.
Zoe Saldana plays the character in the 2014 live-action film Guardians of the Galaxy and its sequel Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 in 2017 alongside Chris Pratt as Starlord and the rest of the Guardians.