particular: Olivia Thirlby is joining the star-studded cast of Christopher Nolan’s feature film Oppenheimer.
oppenheimer Based on the Pulitzer Prize winning book American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer By Kai Bird and the late Martin J. Sherwin. Cillian Murphy stars as theoretical physicist Oppenheimer, whose work on the Manhattan Project led to the creation of the atomic bomb.
Thirlby joins a huge group that includes Emily Blunt, Florence Pugh, Robert Downey Jr., Matt Damon, Rami Malek, Benny Safdie, Josh Hartnett, Dane DeHaan, Jack Quaid, Matthew Modine, Dylan Arnold, David Krumholtz, Alden Ehrenreich, David Are included. Dustmalchian, Olly Haskiew, Jason Clarke, James D’Arcy, Michael Angarano, Guy Burnett, Danny Deferrari, Mathias Schweghofer, Gary Oldman, Harrison Gilbertson, Emma Dumont, Devon Bostick, Trond Fossa, Christopher Denham and Josh Zuckerman.
Details about the character being played by Thirlby have not been disclosed.
Nolan is directing from his own screenplay and producing with Emma Thomas and Charles Rowen of Atlas Entertainment. Pic hits theaters on July 21, 2023. Production is taking place in New Mexico, California and New Jersey.
Thirlby’s most recent credits include FX’s Y: The Last Man and showtime The L Word: Generation Q. Her feature credits include Juno, United 93, No Strings Attached, The Darkest Hour, The Wedding Ringer, White Orchid And over the shadow.
She has been replicated by ICM Partners, 3Arts, and Hansen, Jacobsen, Taylor.