Anne Hathaway Joins 'Interstellar'

'The Dark Knight Rises' star reunites with director Christopher Nolan for this sci-fi thriller set in outer space.

Anne Hathaway joins Christopher Nolan's Interstellar
Anne Hathaway joins Christopher Nolan's Interstellar
Oscar winner Anne Hathaway is nearing a deal to star in Interstellar for Warner Bros. If a deal is finalized, the actress will reunite with her director of The Dark Knight Rises, Christopher Nolan.

The story revolves around a trip into outer space that pushes humanity's knowledge of science. The plot reportedly is based on the theories of physicist Kip S. Thorne, who believes that wormholes actually do exist and can be used for time travel. No details have been released regarding Anne Hathaway's character, but she will co-star with Matthew McConaughey, who plays Cooper.

Christopher Nolan is directing from a screenplay he is co-writing with his brother, Jonathan Nolan. The director will also produce alongside Emma Thomas and Lynda Obst. No production schedule has been given.

Interstellar comes to theaters November 7th, 2014 and stars Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Michael Caine, Bill Irwin, Casey Affleck, Mackenzie Foy, John Lithgow. The film is directed by Christopher Nolan.

Sources: Deadline

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  1. Writer220

    I want her gone - she has no talent - horrible actress- get off NOLANS films now.

    1 year agoby @writer220Flag

  2. thedude-abides

    She's a top 10 actress in the world. While I often wish Nolan would work with a wider variety of actors, she'd make a fine addition to any cast.

    1 year agoby @thedude-abidesFlag

  3. Dan

    @bawnian-dexeus I like her off camera, too. You're not alone, my friend.

    1 year agoby @dan1Flag

  4. ejk1

    @bawnian-dexeus That's fine, I do too, she just can't give a speech.

    1 year agoby @ejk1Flag

  5. Bawnian©-Dexeus


    .......I like her off camera :I

    1 year agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  6. Adamsandlerfggot69

    Sounds good to me

    1 year agoby @adamsandlerfggot69Flag

  7. LazerDude

    when Nolan Finds actors he trusts he loves to use them again

    1 year agoby @lazerdudeFlag

  8. Replicant

    Man, that plot synopsis gives me the chills, this is gonna be so epic!

    1 year agoby @felipe-11Flag

  9. the Narrator

    Perfectly said, @moviegeek. Solid actress, not an overly likeable celebrity in my opinion. People - myself included, at times - should differentiate between the two.

    1 year agoby @narratorFlag

  10. Dark enV

    Heard about this yesterday, Nolan keeping with his trend of using previous actors from his other films, and I'm liking this casting choice, Hathaway is a great talent and I really enjoyed her portrayal as Catwoman last year as well as her amazing performance in Les Miserables

    1 year agoby @dark-envFlag

  11. Writer220

    no talent

    1 year agoby @writer220Flag

  12. moviegeek

    @ejk1 exactly. In person she annoys me. But she's a fine actress.

    1 year agoby @moviegeekFlag

  13. ejk1

    Hathaway cannot give a speech worth a damn, but that doesn't mean she's a bad actress. Far from it. She's excellent. The cast is shaping nicely for Nolan's next film.

    1 year agoby @ejk1Flag

  14. skywise

    Shaping up nicely

    1 year agoby @skywiseFlag

  15. Dan

    @moviegeek Haha.

    Hathaway is great, I do not understand her detractors. Solid actress, easy on the eyes, likable.

    1 year agoby @dan1Flag

  16. CelluloidDreams

    It seems all the A-list stars are joining this film!!

    1 year agoby @2movieguysFlag

  17. Trangalanga10

    This was yesterday's news, but Anne Hathaway with Nolan, Again= Epic! Interstellar is going to be the best film of next year, hands down!

    1 year agoby @Trangalanga10Flag

  18. justatadmatt

    @moviegeek perfect response.

    1 year agoby @justatadmattFlag

  19. Brendon Truong

    This is going to be incredible!!! She was fantastic in TDKR and Nolan can just bring these astounding performances out of people and he makes such perplexing and amazing films!! This is going to be outstanding!! :)

    1 year agoby @Brendon-TruongFlag

  20. Eddie Lutz

    Most unfortunate.

    1 year agoby @LutzFlag

  21. moviegeek

    @writer220 Said no one ever.

    1 year agoby @moviegeekFlag

  22. Writer220

    Anyone but her... she ruined Batman
    Now I won't see this film.

    1 year agoby @writer220Flag

  23. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    Awwwwww Yeeeeeaaaaaaaaahhhhhhh!!!!!!!!

    1 year agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag