Bombshell: Release Date, Cast And Plot Details

Bombshell Release Date
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Bombshell a film that is directed by Jay Roach and written by Charles Randolph. The film centers upon female Fox News personnel and their allegations against founder Roger Ailes. This project was first unveiled in May 2017 following Ailes’ death, with Roach confirmed as director the following year. Moreover, Principal photography for the film began on 22 October 2018, in Los Angeles, California.

The project was first announced in May 2017 after Ailes’ death, with Roach confirmed as director the following year. Most of the cast joined that summer and filming began in October 2018. There are a lot of well-known actors and actresses in the movie. The cast of the movie consists of Charlize Theron as Megyn Kelly, Nicole Kidman as Gretchen Carlson, Margot Robbie as Kayla Pospisil, John Lithgow as Roger Ailes.

Bombshell cast
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Kate McKinnon as Jess Carr, Connie Britton as Beth Ailes, Mark Duplass as Douglas Brunt, Rob Delaney as Gil Norman, Malcolm McDowell as Rupert Murdoch, Allison Janney as Susan Estrich, Alice Eve as Ainsley Earhardt, Brigette Lundy-Paine as Julia Clarke, Liv Hewson as Lily Balin, Alanna Ubach as Jeanine Pirro, Elisabeth Röhm as Martha MacCallum, Spencer Garrett as Sean Hannity, Ashley Greene as Abby Huntsman, Brooke Smith as Irena Brigante and Michael Buie as Bret Baier

The movie had only been released in the United States only for four theaters. The budget for the movie was only $32 million. At the box office, it made $312,100 from four theaters for a per-venue average of $78,025, the fifth-best of 2019. It was received well by both the audience and critics as well. The film entered limited release the United States on 13 December 2019 and it will be followed by a wide release on 20 December 2019, by Lionsgate.