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Christopher Nolan Casts Matthew McConaughey For Interstellar

Posted By: Staff
Wed, 04/03/2013 - 12:39


Christopher Nolan's new science-fiction film, Interstellar, has cast Matthew McConaughey as the lead.

It was previously rumored that Matthew McConaughey would be involved, and now the actor has confirmed he will be a part of Interstellar.

The StarTribune reports that McConaughey simply stated “I’m confirming” when questioned about his involvement.

No other details are known about the actor's role as everything is being kept under wraps including the plot, with it only being said that Interstellar will be about a heroic interstellar voyage to the furthest reaches of our scientific understanding.

Interstellar will also be jointly distributed by both Paramount and Warner Bros., with the filming having a November 7, 2014 release.

Christopher Nolan wrote the script for Interstellar based on his brother Jonathan's original.

Matthew McConaughey can next been seen on the big screen with Mud and has recently wrapped The Buyer's Club, an AIDs Drama, and will star with Woodey Harrelson in the HBO series True Detective.