UPDATE: With the news that filming has begun for Christopher Nolan's next movie, Interstellar, Paramount and Warner Brothers are releasing more info about the movie. First, this movie is mixing two concepts from the Nolan brothers - an idea by Christopher and a previously written script by Jonathan. The press release states, "The new script chronicles the adventures of a group of explorers who make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the vast distances involved in an interstellar voyage.
Then, there's the cast. Here's a list of the ENTIRE cast:
* Academy Award® winner Anne Hathaway (The Dark Knight Rises, Rio)
* Academy Award® nominee Jessica Chastain (The Help)
* Mackenzie Foy (The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2)
* Wes Bentley (The Hunger Games)
* Academy Award® winner Michael Caine (The Dark Knight Trilogy)
* Matthew McConaughey (How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, Ghosts of Girlfriends Past)
* Academy Award® nominee Casey Affleck (ParaNorman, Tower Heist)
* Topher Grace (Spider-Man 3, "That 70's Show")
* Academy Award® nominee John Lithgow (Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Shrek)
* Bill Irwin (Mr. Noodle from Elmo's World on "Sesame Street")
* David Oyelowo (Lee Daniels' The Butler, Jack Reacher, Rise of the Planet of the Apes)
* David Gyasi ("Skinny Prisoner" in The Dark Knight Rises)
* Elyes Gabel (World War Z)
* Timothée Chalamet ("Homeland")
* Academy Award® winner Ellen Burstyn (The Last Picture Show, The Velveteern Rabbit)
May 3, 2013 - Anne Hathaway (The Dark Knight Rises) and Matthew McConaughey (Ghosts of Girlfriends Past) will star in Christopher Nolan's Interstellar with Jessica Chastain (The Help) in talks to join. Interstellar is based on the scientific theories of Caltech physicist Kip Thorne that wormholes exist which would make time travel possible.
The castings are interesting since Anne Hathway just won a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for Les Miserables and Jessica Chastain was nominated this last go round for Zero Dark Thirty.
On another note, Hathaway is back in the voiceover booth, reprising her role as Jewel the blue parrot in Rio 2. McConaughey is currently in theaters in the small movie Mud. Nolan's Man of Steel, which he executive produced, is in theaters June 14.
March 8, 2018 - With his creativy and innovation in moviemaking, everybody wants to work with Christopher Nolan. Rival movie studios Warner Brothers and Paramount Pictures are teaming up to make the next movie he'll direct, Interstellar. Written by his brother Jonathan Nolan, Interstellar will "depict a heroic interstellar voyage to the furthest reaches of our scientific understanding." Longtime Nolan collaborator and financier Legendary Pictures will NOT be a part of this movie. Interstellar is scheduled for release on Nov. 7, 2014.
Christopher Nolan is the director of The Dark Knight trilogy and Inception.