Don’t Look Up: How Can You Not Look Up When the Cast Is a Whole Galaxy?

Imagine you are comfortably placed on your couch with the TV in front of you and a big popcorn bowl in your hand because you are watching “Don’t Look Up”. Isn’t it just wow! Not only it sounds so amazing, it is definitely going to be worth the wait because the movie is all set to premiere on the 24th of December, 2021 on your favorite streaming platform, Netflix.

We already know the excitement that is brewing up because Don’t Look Up has the most interesting cast ever and it is almost like a dream casting of all our favorites in one movie. Oops! Don’t be impatient! Keep reading this article further and we will reveal the cast info to you very soon. We are sure that the casting of this movie will already be a treat to your eyes before it’s actual release, just like us!

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What Is the Release Date for Don’t Look Up?

Directed by Adam McKay, Don’t Look Up will receive a limited theatrical release on the 10th of December, 2021 in some selected cities only. But there is nothing to worry, dear fans. As mentioned above it will also be streaming on Netflix from 24 December 2021. So even if you are not lucky enough to book a ticket for the first release, you will surely get your chance in the next, to watch the movie.

However, it was announced by Netflix that Don’t Look Up was proposed to be released in 2020 but due the COVID-19 pandemic, it received a backlash because filming was delayed. Hence, the reschedule of the release.

Is the Trailer Out for Don’t Look Up?

Netflix has recently released the official trailer of Don’t Look up on it’s youtube channel on the 8th of september, 2021. If you haven’t watched it yet then what are you waiting for? Do it now before everybody else!

Doesn’t the trailer give us some vibes that the movie is going to be an absolute banger? And on top of that, Leonardo panicking in the trailer with the most suitable background music, is more like an assurance that Don’t Look up is worth looking up!

Trivia: Adam McKay originally conceptuated the film for Paramount Pictures but in April 2020 it was taken over by Netflix.

What Is the Genre of Don’t Look Up?

The movie, Don’t Look Up features a SciFi, dark comedy genre which is structured around the most care about topic- The Climate. It is going to showcase the speculative science-based phenomena with a humorous blend of a serious subject matter made light. This wonderful combination of humor and science, written by Adam McKay, is undoubtedly destined to be an absolute gem, isn’t it?

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Who Are the Actors in Don’t Look Up?

Here comes the most exciting part of Don’t Look Up that we all have been curious about. Yes, the casting. Or we can say the massive amount of talent in the movie because this is going to be one of Netflix’s most expensive casts.

The Cast of Don’t Look Up

  • Leonardo Dicaprio stars as Dr.Randall Mindy who is an astronomer.
  • Jennifer Lawrence stars as Dr. Kate Dibiasky who is also an astronomer.
  • Meryl Streep stars as President Janie Orlean.
  • Jonah Hill stars as Jason Orlean who is the President’s son and chief of staff.
  • Timothee Chalamet stars as Quentin.
  • Ariana Grande stars as Riley Bina.
  • Cate Blanchett stars as Brie Evantee.
  • Mark Rylance stars as Peter Isherwell.
  • Ron Perlman stars as Colonel Ben Drask.
  • Michael Chiklis stars as Dan Pawketty.
  • Gina Gershon stars as Kathy Logolos.
  • Melanie Lynskey stars as June.
  • Tyler Perry stars as Jack Bremmer.
  • Kid Cudi stars as DJ Chello.
  • Paul Guilfoyle stars as General Themes.
  • Himesh Patel stars as Phillip.
  • Tomer Sisley stars as Adul Grelio.

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Trivia: The cast brags 4 Oscar Winners- Leonardo Dicaprio, Jennifer Lawrence, Meryl Streep and Cate Blanchett; 2 Oscar Nominees- Timothee Chalamet and Jonah Hill. It also includes 2 Grammy Winners- Ariana Grande and Kid Cudi.

Some Undisclosed Roles:

  • Chris Evans.
  • Matthew Perry.

How bewildering it would be to see all of them work in a single composition, isn’t it? Let us know your views in the comment section.

What Is the Plot of Don’t Look Up?

There is not much revealed about the plot line of the movie, which is a great idea to increase the suspense and excitement. What do you think?

Don’t Look Up features a story of ‘two low-level astronomers’ who undergo a huge media mission only to warn mankind of an approaching comet that will destroy the planet. But, in vain! Nobody believes them and instead makes fun. Now this is something that sounds interesting and at the same time hilarious, isn’t it? It would be great to watch how they complete their mission.

What Are the Filming Locations for Don’t Look Up?

Filming for the 145 minutes long movie commenced on November 18, 2020 at selected locations in Boston, Massachusetts including other cities of Brockton, Westborough and Framingham. Some parts of Don’t Look Up was also shooted in New York. Isn’t that an amazing combination of locations? Of course yes, and just imagine how great it would complement a SciFi comedy!

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Trivia: While shooting for a scene, Jennifer Lawrence suffered a mild injury when a controlled glass explosion went cockeyed.

Some Additional Information:

  1. Don’t Look Up director- Adam McKay
  2. Screenplay by- Adam McKay
  3. Story by- David Sirota
  4. Produced by- Adam McKay and Scott Stuber
  5. Music by- Nicholas Britell

Here you go! With all you need to know about Don’t Look Up, we are sure that just like us you too cannot wait to look up to the movie! The super talented cast members already made this a blockbuster, what do you think? And the trailer only intrigues our patience level to wait for this upcoming movie, but it is definitely going to be worth the wait!

So, hurry up! Gather your squad and make your plans as soon as possible to catch the first day first show! Because humour + SciFi + best actors + director is unquestionably paving its way to become a masterpiece.

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