What Happened to ‘Ocean’s Eleven’ After They Robbed the Casinos?
The American Comedy Ocean’s Eleven (2001) was an unusual work by Steven Soderbergh. The light hearted movie was a remake of a 1960 movie bearing the same title. The movie had an all-star cast, featuring big names like George Clooney, Brad Pitt and Julia Roberts. The two sequels, namely Ocean’s Twelve and Ocean’s Thirteen, wrapped up the pulse-pounding trilogy. Please note that online casino guides like top5onlinecasino.ca give you a list of the best online casinos to play with a huge welcome bonus. It’s always better to play online before going to Las Vegas.
Daniel Ocean (George Clooney) and Rusty Ryan (Brad Pitt) are partners in crime who come together with a plan to rob three casinos simultaneously. They manage to convince their mutual friend Reuben Tishkoff, played by Elliott Gould, to sponsor the heist. To put the plan in motion, they recruit eight other members in their troop, each of whom specializes in certain criminal activities. These eight members are comprised by actors Matt Damon, Berney Mac, Casey Affleck, Scott Caan, Eddie Jemison, Don Cheadle, Carl Reiner and Shaobo Qin. Julia Roberts plays the role of Daniel’s ex wife and she is the present girlfriend of Terry Benedict, the owner of the 3 casinos the troop plans to rob.
The movie was a box office success and earned critical acclaim. But the question is, what happened to ‘Ocean’s Eleven’ after they robbed the casinos? Let’s see where they are today!
What have the actors been up to?
In 2011, he acted in the movie The Descendants which fetched him the Golden Globe award for best actor. In 2013, he won a BAFTA, a Golden Globe and an Academy Award for producing Argo. He was also nominated for six categories in the Oscars. In the same year he also starred in the hugely successful sci-fi movie Gravity with co-star Sandra Bullock.
In 2014, Pitt married Angelina Jolie, eight years after publicly acknowledging their relationship. The couple now has six biological and adopted children. In 2014, Pitt starred in a Second World War film named Fury, which was a major box office success and earned $211 million worldwide. His upcoming film By the Sea, where the actor will star opposite his wife, is scheduled to be released in 2015.
In 2013, Damon acted in a science fiction named Elysium and in 2014, he worked in George Clooney’s The Monuments Men. He also made a minor appearance in Interstellar as Dr. Mann and his latest movie Downsizing is about to hit theatres.
The rest of the crew
As for the other members of the terrific crew, Bernie Mac announced his retirement from his 30-year-old acting career in 2007. In 2008 he died of cardiac arrest. Casey Affleck is playing the lead role in Triple Nine, a thriller which started shooting in 2014. Scott Caan has been seen in movies like Into the Blue (2005) and The Dog Problem (2006). He is also pursuing a successful career in photography. Eddie Jemison has been spotted in a number of films and TV series including Coffee, Kill Boss and Franklin & Bash. Carl Reiner has also appeared in several movies and Television Series. Don Cheadle has starred in a number of box office biggies since Ocean’s Eleven, including Iron Man 2, Iron Man 3, Avengers: Age Of Ultron and his latest, Captain America: Civil War, is due in 2016.