Cate Blanchett and Jennifer Lawrence will star for the first time a comedy for Netflix


Cate Blanchett and Jennifer Lawrence will star in a comedy for Netflix for the first time Credit: File

Two of the actresses most important of the film industry in Hollywood land for the first time in


. It is

Cate Blanchett and Jennifer Lawrence

who will take part, a comedy of science fiction called “Don’t Look Up”.

The scoop gave it to the magazine Variety, which ensures that Lawrence would have already signed a contract and Blanchett would be ending with negotiations to join the project. The film tells the story of two female astronomers who discover that is by dropping a meteorite on the Earth that could be lethal. To warn the world about this danger, they embark on a press tour in order to spread the news.

Blanchett and Lawrence, winners of the Oscar for best actress in 2014 and 2013, respectively, will, without doubt, a duo powerful that it will attract the audience. The comedy will be directed by

Adam McKay

director of other hits such as

The Big Short



and anyone who has worked with some stars like

Brad Pitt, Amy Adams, and Steve Carell

. McKay also was in charge of writing the script and will serve as executive producer of the film.

“Adam has always had the ability to make intelligent, relevant and irreverent films that portray a little bit about our culture,” said

Scott Acropora

, officer of Netflix, to announce the project in the month of February.

Don’t Look Up

was scheduled to begin to be recorded in the month of April and debut on the platform at the end of the year, however, because of the


the films have been suspended for an indefinite time.