George Clooney, Brad Pitt and Matt Damon ‘reunited for new Ocean’s film 15 years after last film’
George Clooney, Brad Pitt and Matt Damon are reportedly set to reunite for another Ocean movie 15 years after the last installment.
According to The Sun, the A-list actor is set to return for Ocean’s 14, as the first will be his last film in Ocean’s 13 franchise.
A source said: ‘Rumors of a film starring George, Brad and Matt have swirled for years, but time was off and their busy schedules meant it was not possible.
Reunion: George Clooney, Brad Pitt and Matt Damon are reportedly reuniting for another Ocean’s movie — 15 years after the last installment
‘Finally the right team for the job has come together to create a huge success and the main stars thought it would be great to see it again.
‘The franchise is hugely popular and the fantastic storyline was an opportunity it was too good to miss.’
MailOnline has contacted representatives for Brad Pitt, George Clooney and Matt Damon for comment.
The first film in the franchise, Ocean’s Eleven, followed Danny Ocean (George) and Rusty Ryan (Brad) as they raised $160 million from casino owner Terry Benedict (Andy Garcia), the boyfriend of Danny’s ex-wife Tess (Julia Roberts). had planned the theft. ,
Franchise: According to The Sun, the A-list actor is set to return for Ocean’s 14, as the first will be his last film in Ocean’s 13 franchise.
The film, which released in 2001, earned $450 million at the box office, and was followed by two sequels.
Ocean’s Eight, a spin-off of Sandra Bullock with an all-female cast, was released in 2018.
There had been talk of an Ocean of 14 films in the past but plans were scrapped in 2008 after the death of Bernie Mac, who played Frank Catton.
Fellow artist Don Cheadle said: ‘We were talking about it, and then Bernie passed away, and pretty quickly we were like, “No, we don’t want to do it.”
A source said: ‘Rumors of a film starring George, Brad and Matt have been swirling for years, but there was no time and their busy schedules meant it wasn’t possible.
Although Matt Damon expressed interest in another film during an interview on Good Morning America last year, he said the future of the franchise rests on its director Steven Soderbergh.
He added: ‘If there was a story it would always be up to Steven Soderbergh.’
‘We have lost some of our members, so we have to figure it out, now we are a finished gang.’
Matt was referring to actor Carl Renner, who played Saul Bloom in the franchise, who died in 2020 at the age of 98.
He added: ‘Finally the right team for the job has come together to create a huge success and the main stars thought it would be great to see it again’