Leonardo DiCaprio, Meryl Streep and Timothee Chalamet Join Star-Studded Cast of Adam McKay’s ‘Don’t Look Up’

Leonardo DiCaprio, Meryl Streep and Timothee Chalamet will join Jennifer Lawrence in star-studded cast of “Don’t Look Up,” a new Netflix comedy from Adam McKay.Jonah Hill and Himesh Patel will also star, along with Ariana Grande, Kid Cudi and Matthew Perry.

As previously announced, Cate Blanchett and Rob Morgan are part of the cast.McKay, the filmmaker behind “Step Brothers,” “Anchorman,” “Talladega Nights” and “The Big Short,” wrote and directed “Don’t Look Up,” which follows two low-level astronomers who embark on a media tour to warn mankind of an impending asteroid that could destroy the planet.The movie is scheduled to start filming before the end of the year.McKay is also producing the film with Kevin Messick under McKay’s Hyperobject Industries Banner.More to come…More from VarietyLeonardo DiCaprio’s Appian Way Signs First-Look Deal With SonyLeonardo DiCaprio’s Appian Way Productions Inks Apple First-Look TV DealLeonardo DiCaprio Developing

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