Casey Affleck Joins Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar

Casey Affleck (Gone Baby Gone, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford) has revealed to ELLE Magazine that he is joining director Christopher Nolan’s next film, Interstellar.

He said: “I’ve got a movie coming out at Thanksgiving called Out of the Furnace, and I’m going to work on a Chris Nolan movie in the fall.”

He will be joining a cast that includes Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Michael Caine and Bill Irwin. The film, which Nolan wrote with his brother Jonathan, is scheduled to hit theaters and IMAX on November 7, 2014.

The film will depict a heroic interstellar voyage to the furthest reaches of our scientific understanding.

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