The movie is an all-female spin-off of Steven Soderbergh's 'The Oceans' Trilogy.
Criminal mastermind Debbie Ocean and seven other female thieves try to pull off the heist of the century at New York's annual Met Gala. Their target -- a necklace that's worth more than $150 million.
Sandra Annette Bullock is an American actress, producer, and philanthropist. Bullock was born on July 26, 1964 in Arlington, Virginia. Her father was a United States Army employee and part-time voice coach; her mother, Helga Mathilde Meyer was an opera singer and voice teacher. Bullock was raised in Germany (Nuremberg) and Austria (Vienna and Salzburg) for 12 years, and grew up speaking German. She attended the humanistic Waldorf School in Nuremberg, and later attended Washington-Lee High School, where she was a cheerleader and performed in high school theater productions. After graduating in 1982, she attended East Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina, where she received a BFA in Drama in 1987. While at ECU, she performed in multiple theater productions, including Peter Pan and Three Sisters. She then moved to Manhattan, New York, where she supported herself as a bartender, cocktail waitress, and coat checker while auditioning for roles. While in New York, Bullock took acting classes with Sanford Meisner. She made her acting debut with a minor role in the 1987 thriller Hangmen, and made her television debut in the film Bionic Showdown: The Six Million Dollar Man and the Bionic Woman (1989).
Catherine Elise Blanchett is an Australian actress and theatre director. Blanchett was born on 14 May 1969 in the Melbourne suburb of Ivanhoe. Her Australian mother, June worked as a property developer and teacher, and her American father, Robert DeWitt Blanchett, Jr., a Texas native, was a United States Navy petty officer who later worked as an advertising executive. She attended primary school in Melbourne at Ivanhoe East Primary School; for her secondary education, she attended Ivanhoe Girls' Grammar School and then Methodist Ladies' College, where she explored her passion for the performing arts. In her late teens and early twenties, she worked at a nursing home in Victoria. She studied economics and fine arts at the University of Melbourne but dropped out after one year to travel overseas. While in Egypt, Blanchett was asked to play an American cheerleader, as an extra in the Egyptian boxing movie, Kaboria; in need of money, she accepted. Upon her return to Australia, she moved to Sydney and enrolled in the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) to pursue an acting career. She graduated from NIDA in 1992 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts. Blanchett's first major stage role was opposite Geoffrey Rush, in the 1992 David Mamet play Oleanna for the Sydney Theatre Company. She made her feature film debut with a supporting role as an Australian nurse captured by the Japanese Army during World War II, in Bruce Beresford's film Paradise Road (1997). Her first high-profile international role was as Elizabeth I of England in the critically acclaimed film Elizabeth (1998), directed by Shekhar Kapur.
Anne Jacqueline Hathaway is an American actress and singer. One of the world's highest-paid actresses in 2015. Hathaway was born in the Brooklyn borough of New York City on November 12, 1982. Her father, Gerald, is a labor attorney, and her mother, Kate, is a former actress. Hathaway, named after Shakespeare's wife. She attended Brooklyn Heights Montessori School and Wyoming Elementary School in Millburn. She graduated from Millburn High School, where she played soccer and participated in many plays, including Once Upon a Mattress, in which she portrayed Winnifred. She studied at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in 1993, and was the first teenager admitted into the Barrow Group Theater Company's acting program. She spent several semesters studying as an English major and political science minor at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York, before transferring to New York University's Gallatin School of Individualized Study. She has stated that she would have either become an English teacher or psychologist if she were not acting. As a teenager, she was cast in the television series Get Real (1999–2000), and made her breakthrough as the protagonist in her debut film, the Disney comedy The Princess Diaries (2001). Hathaway made a transition to adult roles with the 2005 dramas Havoc and Brokeback Mountain.
Vera Mindy Chokalingam known professionally as Mindy Kaling, is an American actress, comedian and writer. Kaling was born on June 24, 1979 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, to father Avu Chokalingam, an architect, and mother Swati Chokalingam, an obstetrician/gynecologist. Kaling's parents are from India. She graduated from Buckingham Browne & Nichols, a private school in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 1997. The following year, she entered Dartmouth College, where she was a member of the improvisational comedy troupe The Dog Day Players and the a cappella group The Rockapellas, was the creator of the comic strip Badly Drawn Girl in The Dartmouth (the college's daily newspaper), and was a writer for the Dartmouth Jack-O-Lantern (the college's humor magazine). Kaling graduated from Dartmouth in 2001 with a bachelor's degree in playwriting. She was a classics major for much of college and studied Latin, a subject she has been learning since the seventh grade. She is also known for her work on the NBC sitcom The Office (2005–13), where she portrayed the character Kelly Kapoor. In addition to acting on the show, she was a writer, executive producer, and occasional director throughout most of the series' run.
Sarah Catharine Paulson is an American actress. Paulson was born on December 17, 1974, in Tampa, Florida, the daughter of Catharine Gordon and Douglas Lyle Paulson II. She attended Manhattan's Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School and the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. Paulson began working as an actress right out of high school. She appeared in the Horton Foote play Talking Pictures at the Signature Theatre, and in an episode of Law & Order in 1994. After beginning her acting career on stage, she starred in the 1990s television series American Gothic (1995–96) and Jack & Jill (1999–2001). Paulson later appeared in comedy films such as What Women Want (2000) and Down with Love (2003), and had dramatic roles in films such as Path to War (2002) and The Notorious Bettie Page (2005).
Robyn Rihanna Fenty is a Barbadian singer, songwriter and actress. Rihanna was born on 20 February 1988 in Saint Michael, Barbados. Her mother, Monica is a retired accountant of Afro-Guyanese background, and her father, Ronald Fenty, is a warehouse supervisor of Afro-Barbadian and Irish descent. She attended Charles F. Broome Memorial Primary School and Combermere High School. Rihanna was an army cadet in a sub-military programme; the singer-songwriter Shontelle was her drill sergeant. Although she initially wanted to graduate from high school, she chose to pursue a musical career instead. In 2003, Rihanna formed a musical trio with two of her classmates. She was discovered in her home country of Barbados by American record producer Evan Rogers. That same year, Rihanna was signed to Rogers' and Carl Sturken's production company, Syndicated Rhythm Productions. Rihanna made her acting debut in blockbuster film Battleship in 2012. Rihanna has ventured into other businesses and industries. In October 2005, she struck an endorsement deal with Secret Body Spray. In November 2011, she announced her first fashion venture with Armani and in 2017, she launched cosmetic company Fenty Beauty under LVMH's Kendo Brands.
Nora Lum is an American rapper, comedian, television personality, television host and actress known by the stage name Awkwafina. She originates from Forest Hills, Queens and currently resides in Brooklyn. She was born on June 2, 1988 to a Chinese American father and South Korean immigrant mother. Lum attended LaGuardia High School where she played trumpet and was trained in classical and jazz music. Lum majored in journalism and women's studies at The University at Albany. From 2006 to 2008, Lum attended the Beijing Language and Culture University in Beijing, China, where she studied Mandarin. Prior to her career in entertainment, she was an intern at local New York publications Gotham Gazette and Times Union, and was a publicity assistant for publishing house Rodale. Lum began rapping at age 13. In 2016, she made her acting debut as a supporting role in Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising and starred in the indie comedy Dude. She also appeared in the 2016 animated comedy Storks.
Helena Bonham Carter is an English actress. She is known for her roles in low-budget arthouse and independent films to large-scale Hollywood productions. Carter was born on 26 May 1966 in Islington, London. Her father was a merchant banker and served as the alternative British director representing the Bank of England at the International Monetary Fund in Washington, D.C. Her mother is a psychotherapist. She was educated at South Hampstead High School, and completed her A-levels at Westminster School. Carter was denied admission to King's College, Cambridge, not because of her academic performance, but because college officials were afraid that she would leave during the course to pursue her acting career. Bonham Carter began her film career playing the title character in Lady Jane (1986), and playing Lucy Honeychurch in A Room with a View (1985).
Richard Crispin Armitage is an English film, television, theatre and voice actor. Armitage was born on 22 August 1971 in Leicester, England, the younger son of Margaret, a secretary, and John Armitage, an engineer. He attended Huncote Community Primary School in Huncote, Blaby District, Leicestershire and began secondary school at the local comprehensive school, Brockington College in Enderby. He achieved A Levels in music and English, and acting experience in local amateur and professional productions such as Showboat, Half a Sixpence, Orpheus and the Underworld and The Hobbit at the New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham. After graduating from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA), Armitage initially sought theatre work and was a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC). He turned to film and television roles when he noticed that leading stage roles went to actors with name recognition who could bring in patrons to fill venues. After twelve years away and having earned that name recognition, Armitage returned to the stage in 2014 taking his first leading role in a major production. He played John Proctor in the highly successful and critically acclaimed production of The Crucible at The Old Vic, and earned an Olivier Award nomination for Best Actor.
James Kimberley Corden is an English actor, writer, producer, comedian, television host, and singer. He hosts The Late Late Show with James Corden, a late-night television talk show on CBS. Corden was born on 22 August 1978 in Hillingdon, Greater London. His father was a musician in the Royal Air Force band and his mother was a social worker. Corden attended Park Middle School and Holmer Green Upper School. His first stage appearance was at the age of 18 with a one-line part in the 1996 musical Martin Guerre. From 2000 through early 2005, Corden starred in the British television series Fat Friends as Jamie Rymer. From 2007 through early 2010, Corden co-starred in his own series, the BBC Three sitcom Gavin & Stacey. In 2009, Corden starred as the lead character in the film Lesbian Vampire Killers.