It’s been a horrendous year for many, but thankfully all year round Netflix has continued its output of excellent Original content. To round off the end of the year, and arriving just in time for Christmas, George Clooney’s The Midnight Sky will be available to stream on Netflix. The Midnight Sky's plot, cast and trailer are all available on our website.
George Clooney will direct The Midnight Sky, a new Netflix Original Sci-Fi movie. It is based on Lily Brooks's book Good Morning, Midnight. Clooney will direct this film, his seventh and most recent Netflix Original.
The Midnight Sky, despite all the Christmas films and snowfalls, isn't a Christmas movie.
The Midnight Sky will now be streamable worldwide on Netflix from December 23, 2020, it has been confirmed.
Augustine Lofthouse is a lonely Arctic scientist who tries to prevent Sully and her fellow astronauts from returning home to Earth in a race against the clock.
The cast of The Midnight Sky includes some major names!
|Role||Cast Member||Where Have I Seen/Heard Them Before?|
|Augustine Lofthouse||George Clooney||Michael Clayton | Up in the Air | Ocean’s Eleven|
|Sully||Felicity Jones||Rogue One | The Theory of Everything | Like Crazy|
|Commander Tom Adewole||David Oyelowo||Selma | Nightingale | Queen of Katwe|
|Maya||Tiffany Boone||Hunters | Little Fires Everywhere | The Chi|
|Sanchez||Demian Bichir||The Hateful Eight | A Better Life | Machete Kills|
|Mitchell||Kyle Chandler||Super 8 | Argo | Friday Night Lights|
|Iris||Caoilinn Springall||*Debuting in The Midnight Sky*|
|TBA||Sophie Rundle||Peaky Blinders | Gentleman Jack | The Nest|
|TBA||Ethan Peck||In Time | The Sorcerer’s Apprentice | Adopt a Sailor|
|TBA||Tim Russ||Spaceballs | Star Trek: Voyager | Bloomers|
|TBA||Miriam Shor||Hedwig and the Angry Inch | Younger | Shortbus|
Felicity Jones and George Clooney will star in this Netflix Original. Only David Oyelowo, a Sci-Fi horror star who starred in The Cloverfield Paradox, has ever starred in an Original.
Filming was conducted in England from October 21st to February 7, 2020, and narrowly avoided the UK lockdown for a month.
Smokehouse Pictures, Anonymous Content and Anonymous Content produced the film.
The Midnight Sky, like many other new Originals will also be streamable on Netflix in 4K after release. You will require a premium Netflix subscription and a 4K-capable device to view the film in 4K.
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