A few days ago, streaming platform Netflix released an all new clip from their upcoming original film “Don’t Look Up”. It premiered during the TUDUM global fan event by Netflix, in the TUDUM Tease segment.
Written and produced by Anchorman’s Adam McKay, and co-produced by Kevin Messick, the Netflix original is a sci-fi comedy that will surely bring a smile to viewers’ faces. Don’t Look Up is top billed by Jennifer Lawrence (The Hunger Games trilogy, Red Sparrow) and Leonardo DiCaprio (Titanic, The Great Gatsby). (Read: Catch These New Releases On Netflix This October)
While this in itself is already exciting as it is, here are a few more things you should know about this new Netflix movie! Read on!
Don’t Look Up Film: It has a star-studded cast
Apart from JLaw and Leo, Don’t Look Up also stars Academy Award winners Meryl Streep and Cate Blanchett, Grammy-winning singer Ariana Grande, Golden Globe nominees Timothee Chalamet and Matthew Perry, and Teen Choice Award winner Jonah Hill, among others. Don’t Look Up takes the word star-studded into a whole different level!
Don’t Look Up Film: The story revolves around a comet
The film’s story centers in on two low-level astronomers, played by JLaw and Leo, who attempt to warn the public through a media tour about an incoming catastrophic comet that is coming to Earth. They also try to inform the public that humanity only has six months left before the comet hits our only planet.
Don’t Look Up Film: It comes out Christmas Eve
Yes, you read that right! Don’t Look Up is a star-studded Christmas gift to all movie fans around the world. It will come out globally on Netflix on December 24, but will have a limited theater release starting December 10. So if you’re looking for a movie to watch with your loved ones for the holidays–whether virtually or in person–check out this Netflix original film on Christmas Eve! (Read: 3 Useful Apps For Virtual Movie Nights With Loved Ones)
Watch the movie’s official teaser trailer here.