Warner Bros. Pictures has released the first trailer for Ocean’s 8, a sequel and spinoff to Steven Soderbergh‘s 2001 Ocean’s Eleven remake and its two sequels, Ocean’s Thirteen and Ocean’s Thirteen.
The movie stars Sandra Bullock, who we now know is playing the sister of George Clooney’s Danny Ocean character from the previous movies. She’s joined on the cast by Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, Rihanna, Helena Bonham Carter, Richard Armitage, and James Corden. It’s directed by Gary Ross, who previously helmed Pleasantville, Seabiscuit, The Hunger Games, and Free States of Jones, from a script he co-wrote with Olivia Milch.
Continue below for an official synopsis for Ocean’s 8 and to check out the first trailer.
The tide has turned and it’s a whole new “Ocean’s” when a group of women team up to plan and execute the ultimate heist in New York. Oscar winner Sandra Bullock (“The Blind Side”) stars in the title role, alongside Oscar winners Cate Blanchett (“Blue Jasmine”) and Anne Hathaway (“Les Misérables”); Richard Armitage (“Berlin Station”), Mindy Kaling (“Inside Out”); Awkwafina (“Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising”); Sarah Paulson (“Carol”), James Corden (“Into the Woods”), with Rihanna (“Annie”) and Oscar nominee Helena Bonham Carter (“The King’s Speech”). The film is directed by Oscar nominee Gary Ross (“Seabiscuit,” “The Hunger Games”).
Ross directed “Ocean’s 8” from a screenplay he cowrote with Olivia Milch (“Dude”), story by Ross. Steven Soderbergh and Susan Ekins produced the film, with Michael Tadross, Sandra Bullock, Diana Alvarez and Bruce Berman executive producing, and Milch co-producing.
Ross’s behind-the-scenes team included director of photography Eigil Bryld (“In Bruges”), production designer Alex DiGerlando (“Beasts of the Southern Wild”), Oscar-nominated editor Juliette Welfling (“The Diving Bell and the Butterfly”), costume designer Sarah Edwards (“The Secret Life of Walter Mitty”), and Oscar-nominated composer Nicholas Britell (“Moonlight”).
Warner Bros. Pictures presents, in association with Village Roadshow Pictures, the action adventure “Ocean’s 8.”
Ocean’s 8 is currently scheduled for release on June 8, 2018.
Every con has its pros. Starring Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, with Rihanna and Helena Bonham Carter.