The 2022 film season is in full swing, and some big screen epics are already making waves. It’s never too early to talk about the future, however, and 2023 is slowly shaping up to be another big year for the industry. Probably the most talked about movie coming out next year is Christopher nolan‘S Oppenheimer, A movie with one of the craziest A-list casts in recent history, and it’s just been confirmed that there’s another big star in the movie. Thanks to meetingwe know that now Gary Oldman will have a small appearance in the upcoming biopic.
Oldman confirmed it himself while appearing on British radio station TalkSport. The Oscar winner has been promoting his new spy series Apple TV+ slow horses, and when asked about other projects he was looking forward to, Oldman said, “I’m doing … Chris Nolan is working on a new movie about Oppenheimer.” He added that it was “one scene, a page and a half.” The actor also confirmed that he will be filming this scene in May.
What his role is remains unknown but this is another amazing talent added to this film. Oldman joins a star-studded cast that includes Cillian Murphy, Emily Stump, Matt Damon, Robert Downey Jr, Florence Pugh, Rami Malek, Jack Quaid, Michael Angarano, Alden Ehrenreich, Kenneth Branagh, Matthew Modineand Josh Peck. And that’s not even the whole list!
For this small role, Oldman will reunite with Nolan a decade after he ended his role as Commissioner Gordon in Nolan’s Batman trilogy. Oldman is also best known for his roles in The fifth Element, Bram Stoker’s Dracula, Leon the pro, Air Force One, Craft tailor soldier spy, manthe Harry Potter franchises and darkest hour for the latter, the actor won an Oscar for his performance as Winston Churchill.
Oppenheimer based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy by J. Robert Oppenheimer through Kai Vogel and the late one Martin J Sherwin. The film follows the real life of a theoretical physicist J. Robert Oppenheimer, played by Murphy, and his work leading to the creation of the atomic bomb. It is being produced by Universal and Nolan adapted the script for the film. Nolan is also producing the project with his longtime partner Emma Thomas.
A Nolan film is always a must-see spectacle and it will be very exciting to reunite Oldman with the filmmaker after all this time. Oppenheimer Slated to hit theaters exclusively on July 21, 2023. Below you can watch the full clip of Oldman talking about his involvement in the film:
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