Cillian Murphy's 'Oppenheimer' Journey

By: Ehtesham Arif

Cillian Murphy, the Irish actor, is in 'shock' after his Best Actor Oscar nomination. In an interview with the New York Times, he humbly expressed his feelings.


Reacting to the nomination, Murphy said, “It’s very, very humbling. I’m kind of a little in shock." This honor is especially meaningful considering his remarkable role in the Nolan film.

Humbling Experience

Known for his role in Peaky Blinders, Cillian feels honored to be recognized for his work in 'Oppenheimer.' He sees it as a testament to the film's unexpected impact.

Peaky Blinders Star

Cillian shared his experience standing in line with Meryl Streep, expressing how surreal and wonderful the moment was. International fame has brought unexpected, memorable encounters.

International Fame

The Oppenheimer cast has a unique bond, as revealed by Murphy. They have a group chat named 'Oppenhomies,' showcasing the camaraderie among the cast members.

Oppenhomies Group

The actor admitted the journey has been new for him, but he feels he's improving. Being part of a film that resonates so powerfully with the audience is a fulfilling experience.

Behind the Scenes

Christopher Nolan's Oppenheimer is set to make waves at the Oscars with a staggering 13 nominations, including Best Picture, Best Director, and acting categories.

Oscar Nominations

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