Zoe Saldana, who plays the adopted daughter of supervillain Thanos, said of her character, "She turns green when she blushes, when she's mad or turned on."
Gamora is the last remaining being of her birth planet, Zen-Whoberi, which was destroyed by the Universal Church of Truth. She was raised to become a skilled warrior with superhuman strength by villain Thanos. Her target? Magus, an evil artificial human created by scientists. In adulthood, Gamora struggles with loyalty to the man who raised her and acknowledging the danger Thanos posed to the universe.