Here Are All the Backstories for Those ‘Bullet Train’ Star Cameos

[Editor’s note: The following story contains spoilers for “Bullet Train.”]David Leitch’s “Bullet Train” cast is packed with big names — including Brad Pitt, Sandra Bullock, Joey King, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Brian Tyree Henry, Zazie Beetz, Michael Shannon, and Bad Bunny — but it’s a bit of a treat to see it cram in so many major cameos.Based on the Kōtarō Isaka’s novel “Maria Beetle” (published in English as “Bullet Train”), the film follows Pitt’s “Ladybug,” a trained assassin dispatched for one job on the eponymous bullet train who finds that things are not at all what he expected — namely, the train is populated with other assassins out to kill him.Along the way, Pitt’s Ladybug comes into contact with friends, foes, and a random dude.

“Bullet Train” producer Kelly McCormick told IndieWire how each cameo came together.[One more time: The following story contains spoilers for “Bullet Train.”]Channing TatumHow random is Channing Tatum’s recurring role in “Bullet Train”? He’s officially billed as “Random Passenger,

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