The upcoming movie Oppenheimer is being made at Universal Pictures, marking Nolan‘s departure from Warner Bros. after working with the studio for nearly two decades. Every single one of his movies since 2002′s Insomnia have been released by Warner Bros.
Lots of new details about the film have been revealed.
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Cillian will be playing the title character, scientist J. Robert Oppenheimer, who was known as “the father of the atomic bomb.”
Deadline reports that the movie will be released in theaters on July 21, 2023 and the movie will be filmed with IMAX cameras.
Nolan is writing and directing the movie. He will produce alongside his wife Emma Thomas and Atlas Entertainment’s Charles Roven. Production begins in early 2022.
“Christopher Nolan and Emma Thomas’ films have shattered the limits of what cinematic storytelling can achieve,” said Universal Filmed Entertainment Group Chairman, Donna Langley. “We are thrilled to be working alongside them on this exceptional and extraordinary project and are grateful for their shared passion and commitment to the theatrical experience.”
Earlier this year, Cillian opened up about one of his first auditions for Nolan.