With filming now underway, Christopher Nolan continues to fill out the cast for his next film Oppenheimer for Universal. Per Deadline, Jason Clarke (The Devil All The Time) is the latest to join the upcoming biopic.
Clarke’s role in the upcoming film is unknown at this time. He will star alongside Nolan regular Cillian Murphy (Peaky Blinders) as he plays J. Robert Oppenheimer, the scientist responsible for leading development on the atomic bomb during World War II.
Oppenheimer also stars Emily Blunt (A Quiet Place Part II), Matt Damon (Stillwater), Robert Downey Jr. (Avengers: Endgame), Florence Pugh (Black Widow), Rami Malek (No Time to Die), Josh Hartnett (Wrath of Man), Benny Safdie (Licorice Pizza), Dane DeHaan (Lisey’s Story), Jack Quaid (The Boys), Kenneth Branagh (Death on the Nile), Matthew Modine (Stranger Things) and David Dastmalchian (The Suicide Squad).
Oppenheimer is written by Nolan and is based upon the biography American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer. The film marks Christopher Nolan’s first movie for Universal and is set for release on July 21st, 2023.
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