Here's What The "Oppenheimer" Cast Looks Like Vs. The Real People, And Holy Hell, They Reaaaaaalllly Nailed It

    I still think there should be an Oscar for casting, because DAMN, the Oppenheimer team knocked it out of the park.

    Now that Christopher Nolan's highly-anticipated film Oppenheimer has finally made it to theaters, let's take a look at how perfectly the film nailed the casting...

    Note: no plot spoilers ahead, only simple character descriptions. 

    1. Cillian Murphy as J. Robert Oppenheimer:

    the two with short dark hair and heavy eyes

    2. Emily Blunt as Katherine "Kitty" Oppenheimer

    the two with short brunette hair

    3. Matt Damon as Leslie Richard Groves:

    4. Robert Downey, Jr. as Lewis Strauss:

    both with white hair and thick glasses

    5. Florence Pugh as Jean Tatlock:

    both with short curled brunette hair

    6. Josh Hartnett as Ernest Lawrence:

    both with hair parted to the side wearing ties and thin framed glasses

    7. Benny Safdie as Edward Teller:

    both with hair slicked and parted to the side

    8. Dylan Arnold as Frank Oppenheimer:

    both with curly hair wearing jackets, ties, and a button-down

    9. David Krumholtz as Isidor Rabi:

    both men with shaven faces and glasses with hair combed back

    10. Josh Peck as Kenneth Bainbridge

    both with long faces and shorter hair parted to the side

    11. Gustaf Skarsgård as Hans Bethe:

    12. Devon Bostick as Seth Neddermeyer:

    both with brunette hair similar face features

    13. Jack Quaid as Richard Feynman:

    14. Michael Angarano as Robert Serber:

    15. Danny Deferrari is Enrico Fermi:

    16. Olli Haaskivi as Edward Condon:

    both wearing circular glasses with hair combed back wearing suits

    17. Dane DeHaan as Kenneth Nichols

    both men wearing no-frame glasses with similar noses

    18. Matthew Modine as Vannevar Bush:

    both men with thin framed glasses and white hair combed back

    19. Jason Clarke as Roger Robb:

    both men wearing suits with square jaws

    20. Rami Malek as David Hill:

    side profiles of the both wearing glasses and longer hair combed to the side wearing suits

    21. James D'Arcy as Patrick Blackett:

    both with long faces and brunette hair wearing suits

    22. Kenneth Branagh as Niels Bohr:

    both men wearing suits and with wider noses and longer hair combed back

    23. Finally, Tom Conti as Albert Einstein:

    both with long wild white hair and mustache

    Note: certain characters were intentionally left off the list because there were either no (legal) images of the actors in character and/or images of the historical figure available.

    Some of these include characters like Boris PashWilliam Borden, and Harry Truman.

    Oppenheimer is in theaters NOW and you can watch the official trailer for it here:

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