Pirates of the Caribbean, Barbie and now Oceans Eleven. Margot Robbie is currently in high demand on screen. However, their involvement in the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise is sometimes not a confirmed fact, but rather an imaginary notion by the makers. Things are different in the case of “Oceans Eleven”. Medium Deadline has confirmed that a new “Oceans Eleven” movie is currently in production at Warner Bros. A director has already been discovered, namely Emmy winner Jay Roche (“Pompshell”).
Margot Robbie is set to star in his second Oscar nomination for the film Pompshell. The other cast is unknown yet. The film is said to have been set in Europe in the 1960s, but no further details about the plot have been released.
1960 marks the beginning of the “Oceans Eleven” franchise. Louis Milestone’s ‘Oceans Eleven’, known as “Frankie and His Companions” in German-speaking countries with Frank Sinatra, Sammy David Jr. and Dean Martin, was the starting point. The film was relaunched in 2001. It was directed by Steven Soderbergh, who put together a high-quality cast of George Clooney, Brad Pitt and Julia Roberts. Two sequels and a spin-off in 2018: “Oceans 8”. Featuring primarily female actors (Sandra Bullock, Rihanna, Cate Blanchett, …), the film could not compare with the popularity of previous films. Now they want to try again with a female heroine. . Filming is set to begin in the spring of 2023, so the film will hit theaters in 2024. (lw)