Killers of the Flower Moon will be released in theaters on October 6, 2023.
Martin Scorsese directed the epic Western crime drama film ‘Killers of the Flower Moon’ adapted from David Grann’s 2017 book of the same name.
The plot follows a series of Oklahoma murders in the Osage Nation that occur in the 1920s following the discovery of oil on tribal land and the investigation that follows. The film contains a large ensemble cast full of critically acclaimed artists.
When Does ‘Killers of the Flower Moon’ Come Out in Theatres?
Principal photography began on April 19, 2021, and ran until October 1, 2021. The film premiered at the Cannes Film Festival on May 20, 2023. Killers of the Flower Moon will hit theaters on October 6, 2023.
Killers of the Flower Moon Cast Members:
A key figure in the Osage murders, Ernest Burkhart, whose uncle was William Hale, will be portrayed by an American actor-producer. Leonardo DiCaprio in the next movie.
While being cast as the lead actor, DiCaprio also serves as a co-producer of the film. DiCaprio gained worldwide recognition for his role as Jack in ‘Titanic‘.
Other film credits of this Academy Award-winning actor include ‘What’s Eating Gilbert Grape’, ‘The Aviator’, ‘Blood Diamond’, ‘The wolf of Wall Street‘,’And Once Upon a Time in Hollywood‘ which all brought him Oscar nominations, and ‘The Revenant’ which brought him the Academy Award for Best Actor.
Other notable films he has worked in are ‘Romeo + Juliet’, ‘Inception’, ‘The Departed’, ‘J. Edgar’, ‘The Great Gatsby’, ‘Don’t Look’, ‘Django Unchained’, ‘Revolutionary Road’, ‘Catch Me If You Can’, ‘Gangs of New York’, ‘Virunga’, ‘Shutter Island’, ‘Marvin’s Room’ ‘, ‘Celebrity’, ‘The Beach’ etc.
Robert De Niro-
As the infamous convicted assassin William Hale, we will find veteran American actor and Academy Award winner Robert De Niro. Niro won Academy Award nominations for his roles in the films “Taxi driver‘,’The Deer Hunter‘, ‘Awakenings’, ‘Cape Fear’, ‘Silver Linings Playbook’, and ‘The Irishman’.
In 1975 he won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of Vito Corleone in the 1974 crime epic ‘The Godfather Part II’. In 1981 he won another Academy Award, this time for Best Actor, for his portrayal of lead character Jake LaMotta in the 1980 biographical sports drama film Raging Bull’.
Niro’s other film credits include ‘The King of Comedy’, ‘Goodfellas’, ‘New York, New York’, ‘Midnight Run’, ‘Cape Fear’, ‘Analyse This’, ‘Meet the Parents, ‘The Wizard of Lies,’. etc.
As a character named Mollie Burkhart, an American actress Lily Gladstone she will appear as a star in the upcoming film. Gladstone’s previous film credits include ‘Winter in the Blood‘, ‘Certi Nisa’, ‘Buster’s Mal Heart’, ‘Walking Out’, ‘First Cow’, ‘Fancy Dance’ etc.
BOI agent Tom White who is a former Texas Ranger investigating Hale will be portrayed by American actor Jesse Plemons in the upcoming film.
He previously starred in the films ‘Children on Their Birthday’, ‘When Zachary Beaver Came to Town‘, ‘Home’, ‘Black Mass’, ‘The Programme’, ‘Other People’, ‘The discovery‘,’American made‘, ‘Hostiles’, ‘The Irish’, ‘I’m Thinking of Ending Things’, ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’, ‘The Power of the Dog’, ‘Antlers’, ‘Windfall’ etc. .
Canadian-American actor Brendan Fraser was cast in the role of Hale’s corrupt lawyer WS Hamilton in the upcoming film. He is the first Canadian actor to win the Academy Award for Best Actor.
He won the award this year for his portrayal of Charlie in the 2022 psychological drama film ‘The Whales‘. Fraser’s other film credits include ‘Encino Man’, ‘Still Breathing’, ‘George of the Jungle’, ‘Gods and Monsters’, The Mummy films, ‘Crash’ etc.
In the role of Prosecutor Leaward, two Academy Awards nominated an American actor John Lithgow will star in the next film.
For his roles as Roberta Muldoon and Sam Burns respectively in the 1982 comedy and drama film.The World According to Garp and in the 1983 family comedy-drama film ‘Terms of Endearment’ Lithgow was nominated for two Academy Awards as Best Supporting Actor.
Mollie’s mother Lizzie Q will be portrayed by the Canadian actress Tantoo Cardinal in the next movie.
Some of the notable films she was previously cast in are ‘Loyalties’, ‘Divided Loyalties’, ‘Unnatural & Accidental’, ‘Falls Around Her’, ‘The Grizzlies, ‘Through Black Spruce’, ‘Angelique’s Isle’ etc.
In the role of Bryan Burkhart, we will see an American actor Scott Shepherd in the next movie. His other credits include ‘Brief Reunion’, ‘Jason Bourne‘, ‘Radium Girls’, ‘First Cow’, ‘Slow Machine’ etc.
Other cast members of the upcoming film include Louis Cancelmi who played Kelsie Morrison, Jason Isbell played Bill Smith, Sturgill Simpson played Henry Grammer, Tatanka Means played John Wren, Pat Healy played John Burger, Gary Basaraba played William J. Burns, Steve Eastin to Judge. Pollock, Barry Corbin played Undertaker Turton, Katherine Willis played Myrtle Hale, Gene Jones played Pitts Beatty etc.