Cate Blanchett Joins Jennifer Lawrence in New Netflix Movie!
Two of our favorite actresses are teaming up together in a movie to premiere on Netflix. Read on from more about Cate Blanchett and Jennifer Lawrence in the Netflix movie ‘Don’t Look Up’…
CelebNMovies247.com reports that Cate Blanchett is wasting no time in acquiring more work during this period of uncertainty joining new Netflix Movie.
Directed by Adam McKay (Vice, Anchorman), will be helming the sci-fi comedy follows two amateur astronomers who set out on a media tour to warn mankind of an approaching asteroid that will destroy planet Earth.
McKay is also writing and producing the movie, which will be his first for the streaming platform.
Not only that, Adam has two great talents, Cate Blanchett and Jennifer Lawrence starring in the project.
When Don’t Look Up was first announced back in February, McKay spoke of his excitement to have Jennifer Lawrence onboard.
I’m so thrilled to make this movie with Jen Lawrence. She’s what folks in the 17th century used to call ‘a dynamite talent’. And the fact that Netflix sees this movie as a worldwide comedy sets the bar high for me and my team in an exciting and motivating way.
More Cate Blanchett Projects on the way:
In addition to Don’t Look Up, Blanchett has also signed on for Ad Astra director James Gray’s new movie Armageddon Times.
The film is based on Gray’s own experiences at Kew-Forest School, where President Donald Trump was once a student.
The actress also finished filming her part for Guillermo del Toro’s thriller Nightmare Alley, in which she stars alongside Bradley Cooper. Production on the project has since been stalled as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
Blanchett’s Current project:
These two movies add to what will be a busy year for Blanchett, who can currently be seen in the FX series Mrs. America and will also be starring in the film adaptation of Borderlands, which will see her re-team with director Eli Roth.
Don’t Look Up is set to premiere on Netflix later this year.