Don’t Look Up is a black comedy film that is set to be released on Netflix on 24 December 2021. The cast is star-studded, with big names like Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Lawrence headlining the movie. The film is directed by Adam McKay and written by him as well.
Another big name in the cast is Tyler Perry, who plays a pastor trying to keep hope alive in the face of disaster. Rob Morgan also stars as one of DiCaprio and Lawrence’s co-workers, while Jonah Hill plays an insurance salesman turned doomsday prepper.
The movie is directed by Adam McKay, who also wrote it. McKay is known for his work on comedies such as Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004), Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006), and Step Brothers (2008).
McKay is also known for his work with Will Ferrell, who was originally attached to star in this movie. However, he dropped out of the project early on due to scheduling conflicts.
The Story of Don`t Look Up Movie.
The story follows two low-level astronomers tasked with embarking on a media tour after they discover an approaching comet that threatens planet Earth. As the film’s title suggests, humanity is not long for this world, which means that instead of facing grave danger head-on, DiCaprio and Lawrence are forced to engage in countless rounds of promotional interviews designed to raise awareness about the impending doom ahead while planning for their own escape.
As mentioned, the cast for this movie is star-studded and features some of the biggest names in Hollywood. This includes Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Lawrence, who play the two low-level astronomers tasked with embarking on a media tour to warn mankind of the comet.
As the comet draws nearer, the film takes on a more serious tone, exploring the lengths that people will go to in order to survive. The story is set against the backdrop of a world on the brink of an apocalypse, and it provides a unique and entertaining look at human nature in times of crisis. Whether you are a fan of comedies or apocalyptic thrillers, Don’t Look Up is a movie that you won’t want to miss.
Jennifer Lawrence Starring in the Don`t Look Up Movie.
“One of Jennifer Lawrence’s primary roles in Don’t Look Up was handed to her. With four Oscar nominations, one of which is a winner, and fame earned with the Hunger Games saga, the X-Men franchise, and especially with the director’s films by David O. Russell, for which he won the Oscar for his role in The Positive Side: Silver Linings Playbook, the actress is among the most prominent performers in Hollywood. Unfortunately, according to the latest report, she will not be a part of Russell’s next project, which has favoured Margot Robbie, another well-liked actress by the public and critics. In Lawrence’s future, however, there is another significant cooperation for the film Mob Girl, a gangster picture directed by Paolo Sorrentino. Don’t Look Up, Jennifer Lawrence’s double debut will very definitely come before the latter title. It is the case. “
Don`t Look Up Cast Guide and Their Role in Movie.
There are many big names in the cast of the movie as I mentioned above of Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Lawrence, in spite, there are also many other roles that you’ll like while watching this movie. Let`s have a look at them.
Dr. Randall Mindy is played by Leonardo DiCaprio.
Dr Randall Mindy is a well-known astronomer and professor at Michigan State University. He is the leader of a tiny team of scientists, hasn’t published in a long time, and is a timid public speaker. In the film Don’t Look Up, he is played by Leonardo DiCaprio. Among other important films, the skilled actor has appeared in Titanic, Shutter Island, Catch Me If You Can, The Departed, Blood Diamond, The Wolf of Wall Street, Inception, and Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood.
Jennifer Lawrence in the role of Kate Dibiasky.
Kate Dibiasky, a PhD candidate, detected the comet on its way to collide with Earth. When the existence and trajectory of the comet are initially exposed to the public, Dibiasky bears the brunt of the public’s wrath. Jennifer Lawrence plays Kate in Don’t Look Up. She has appeared in a number of films, including The Hunger Games franchise, where she played archer Katniss Everdeen, and the X-Men franchise, where she portrayed the younger version of Mystique in the prequels. Lawrence has also starred in Joy, Silver Linings Playbook, American Hustle, Mother!, Winter’s Bone, and Red Sparrow.
Dr. Clayton “Teddy” Oglethorpe is played by Rob Morgan.
Dr. Clayton “Teddy” Oglethorpe is a fellow scientist and the chief of NASA’s Planetary Defense Coordination Office, which is in charge of warning the government and the public when potentially harmful material (such as comets) approaches Earth’s orbit. Teddy helps Randall and Kate spread the news about the comet throughout Don’t Look Up. Rob Morgan, who has been in Netflix’s Stranger Things, Just Mercy, The Last Black Man in San Francisco, Mudbound, The Unforgivable, and The United States vs. Billie Holiday, plays the scientist.
Janie Orlean as played by Meryl Streep.
Janie Orlean is the President of the United States(in the Movie), who is entangled in numerous scandals and first dismisses Randall and Kate owing to the impact a global calamity would have on her election campaign. The president of Don’t Look Up is played by Meryl Streep, the acclaimed actress who has appeared in many films, including Sophie’s Choice, The Devil Wears Prada, The Bridges of Madison County, Doubt, Mamma Mia!, Little Women, The Iron Lady, Big Little Lies, and Into the Woods.
Jason Orlean is played by Jonah Hill.
President Janie Orlean’s son and Chief of Staff is Jason Orlean. Jason is constantly high and doesn’t take his job — or the comet threat — seriously. In Don’t Look Up, Jonah Hill plays Jason. The Wolf of Wall Street, Moneyball, This Is the End, 21 Jump Street, Superbad, and Knocked Up are among the films in which he has appeared. He has also provided voice work for characters in the animated films Megamind, How to Train Your Dragon and The Lego Batman Movie.
Don`t Look Up More Cast and Supporting Cast.
Don`t Look Up Official Trailer.
On September 8, Netflix released the first teaser trailer for Don’t Look Up. In it, we get a sense of what the film’s all-star cast is up to and even catch a peek at a female president.
The Trailer is awesome and you can predict that the Don`t Look Up Movie is coming with some new way of comedy, some thriller, and some more genres (take in a funny way). Don`t Look Up is going to release on 10 December 2021 (USA).