Ocean’s 8 is an upcoming American heist comedy film directed by Gary Ross, with a screenplay by Ross and Olivia Milch, and from a story by Ross. The film is a spin-off of Steven Soderbergh’s The Oceans Trilogy. It stars Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, Rihanna, and Helena Bonham Carter. It will be released on June 8, 2018, by Warner Bros. Pictures. Principal photography on the film began on October 25, 2016, in New York City.
Inspired by her brother Danny Ocean, estranged sister Debbie Ocean attempts to pull off the heist of the century at New York City’s star-studded annual Met Gala. Her first step is to assemble the perfect crew: Amita, Tammy, Lou, Constance, Nine Ball, and Rose.
Sandra Bullock as Debbie Ocean, a professional robber and Danny Ocean’s estranged sister
Cate Blanchett as Lou, Debbie’s close friend and partner-in-crime
Anne Hathaway as Daphne Kluger, a celebrity and the target of the heist
Mindy Kaling as Amita, a jewelry maker
Sarah Paulson as Tammy, a suburban mom and Debbie’s former partner-in-crime
Awkwafina as Constance, a thief
Rihanna as Nine Ball, a technical genius
Helena Bonham Carter as Rose, a fashion designer
Richard Armitage as Claude Becker
James Corden as Kluger’s associate and Debbie’s confidant
Dakota Fanning will appear in an undisclosed role.In cameo appearances, Matt Damon and Carl Reiner reprise their roles as Linus Caldwell and Saul Bloom, respectively, from the Ocean’s Trilogy. Other cameo appearances in the film include Anna Wintour, Alexander Wang, Kim Kardashian, Maria Sharapova, Derek Blasberg, Lauren Santo Domingo, Kendall Jenner, Katie Holmes, Olivia Munn, Adriana Lima, Hailey Baldwin, Serena Williams, Kylie Jenner, Zayn Malik, Conor Donovan and Zac Posen.
Five years, eight months, 12 days and counting — that’s how long Debbie Ocean has been devising the biggest heist of her life. She knows what it’s going to take — a team of the best people in the field, starting with her partner-in-crime Lou Miller. Together, they recruit a crew of specialists, including jeweler Amita, street con Constance, suburban mom Tammy, hacker Nine Ball, and fashion designer Rose. Their target — a necklace that’s worth more than $150 million.
Initial release: June 8, 2018 (Brazil, USA)
Director: Gary Ross
Featured song: These Boots Are Made for Walkin’
Film series: Ocean’s
Budget: 70 million USD