Whenever we speak in regards to the Ocean’s movie sequence, the primary three names that pop up in our thoughts are George Clooney, Brad Pitt and Matt Damon. Directed by Steven Soderbergh, the primary half within the trilogy – Ocean’s Eleven had launched in 2001, and was adopted by two subsequent sequels in 2004 and 2007.
This might be one franchise which may rightfully be termed as ‘re-watchable’. So, to offer you some motivation to observe this traditional in the event you haven’t already or revisit it once more in case you have, Koimoi lists down a number of trivia and details from the Ocean’s movies that may inform, shock or simply entertain you. Read on:
1: George Clooney Wasn’t The First Choice To Play Danny Ocean
We all know George Clooney had put his coronary heart and soul whereas engaged on the Ocean’s Series. So a lot so, that he was even part of the casting course of. However, would you imagine that he wasn’t the primary option to play Danny Ocean? Bruce Willis was initially roped in to play the enduring half. However the actor later retracted attributable to scheduling conflicts. Though, he did make a particular look within the second installment of the franchise. Well we love Clooney as Danny Ocean, don’t we?
2: The Jennifer Aniston Connection
Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston had been newly married whereas the previous was engaged on Ocean’s Eleven. In truth, Aniston was even current on the premiere of the 2001 movie. And a connection to the actress has been noticed in Ocean’s Twelve. In the movie, Pitt is seen sporting a silver necklace, which reportedly is a reproduction of his wedding ceremony ring from his marriage to Aniston. Have you seen it?
3: Johnny Depp Was Offered A Part
It would have really been a casting coup if The Pirates of the Caribbean star would have joined the likes of George Clooney, Brad Pitt and Matt Damon in Ocean’s Eleven, wouldn’t it? While talking to eonline.com, Clooney had revealed that whereas casting for the movie, he and director Soderbergh would go to the actor’s residence, sit down and say, ‘Here’s what we predict.’
“We sat down with Matt Damon and Julia Roberts and Brad Pitt, and they all signed on and it all worked out easily. But we also sat with Johnny Depp, and we didn’t get him. I think the part was for a Brit, and he didn’t want to do it,” the 59-year-old actor had stated. The function was ultimately performed by our very personal War Machine, Don Cheadle. However, reportedly Depp was additionally supplied Matt Damon’s half.
4: Cameo Galore In FRIENDS
Did you recognize that apart from the Ocean’s sequence Brad Pitt, George Clooney, Julia Roberts and Bruce Willis have one other iconic venture in frequent? Interestingly, the quartet had even made separate appearances on the favored American sitcom, FRIENDS. Pitt was in season 8, Clooney was in season 1, Roberts was seen within the season 2 and Willis was in season 6.
5: The Godfather Reunion
What occurs when two highly effective actors reunite for a traditional, after that includes in one other one a number of years in the past? Magic, proper! Ocean’s Thirteen additionally featured Al Pacino and Andy García. They had earlier labored collectively within the 1990 American crime movie, The Godfather Part III. Seeing them collectively introduced again so many recollections from the Godfather movie. It was fairly a reunion, we should admit.
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