Robert Downey Jr. and Matt Damon Join Christopher Nolan's 'Oppenehimer'
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The cast for Oppenheimer keeps getting better as Robert Downey Jr. and Matt Damon have agreed to star in the film alongside Cillian Murphy and Emily Blunt. It is unclear what role they will have in the film. We know that Cillian Murphy will play J. Robert Oppenheimer and Emily Blunt will play Oppenheimer's wife Katherine Oppenheimer.
This will be the first time Robert Downey Jr. and Matt Damon have worked with director Christopher Nolan. Downey recently starred as Doctor Dolittle in the family friendly film Dolittle. Damon recently starred in the film Stillwater.
The film will tell the story of J. Robert Oppenheimer and his involvement in creating the atomic bomb. The film will be distributed by Universal Pictures and according to Variety, is set to have an $100 million production budget. The film is set to release on July 21, 2023 only in theaters.
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