The audience is waiting for the most hyped movie of the upcoming year, “Oppenheimer.” This upcoming masterpiece is written and directed by none other than Christopher Nolan. This movie is based on the biography of J. Robert Oppenheimer. Christopher Nolan is known for making top-notch movies. He is the maker of masterpieces. Oppenheimer is set to release in the United States on July 21, 2023. Christopher Nolan’s movies always get distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. But, Oppenheimer is to be distributed by Universal Pictures. In this article, we are going to reveal Oppenheimer cast members. So, without waiting further, let’s get started.
Meet Oppenheimer Cast & Characters!
The reason that Oppenheimer is so hyped is because of its amazing cast. Here’s the list of the cast members of Oppenheimer.
1. Cillian Murphy as J. Robert Oppenheimer
Cillian Murphy is all set to play the protagonist of the movie, Oppenheimer, “J. Robert Oppenheimer.” J. Robert Oppenheimer is a theoretical physicist and a professor at the University of Berkeley. He is also known as the wartime head of Los Alamos Laboratory. Moreover, He is popular as the “Father of Atomic Bomb.” Cillian Murphy is known for playing the Netflix Series “Peaky Blinders” protagonist.
2. Emily Blunt as Katherine Oppenheimer
Emily Blunt is set to play the wife of theoretical physicist J. Robert Oppenheimer’s wife “Katherine Oppenheimer.” However, Katherine was a renowned German-American botanist and a biologist. Before Robert, she was married to Joe Dallet. Moreover, according to Forbes, Emily Blunt is one of the highest-paid actresses. She is the recipient of various Golden Globe Awards and Academy Awards.
3. Matt Damon as Leslie Groves
Leslie Groves was the head of the Manhattan Project and one of the developers of the Atomic Bomb in World War 2. Talking about Matt Damon, every movie this actor does makes its place in the 100-crore club. According to Forbes, he is one of the richest stars of all time.
4. Robert Downey Jr as Lewis Strauss
Lewis Strauss is an important character in this movie. He was a businessman, philanthropist, and navy officer who gave his duty to the U.S. Energy Atomic Commission. First as Navy Officer and then as the Chairman. Talking about Robert Downey Jr, this man needs no introduction. Moreover, he is the only actor who doesn’t have any haters. Lastly, He is our very own Ironman.
5. Florence Pugh as Jean Tatlock
Jean Tatlock is an American Psychiatrist and Physician. She is also the writer and journalist for the party’s publication, “Western Worker.” She is also to be in a romantic relationship with J. Robert Oppenheimer. Talking about Florence Pugh, she is a phenomenal actress. She made her acting debut with the movie “The Falling.” She is also known for playing the role of a young bride in the critically acclaimed movie “Lady Macbeth.”
Other cast members include Rami Malek, Benny Safdie, Dane DeHaan, etc.
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