Who is in the cast of Babylon?
Brad Pitt stars as Jack Conrad, an established ageing silent movie leading man, struggling to adapt to the new world of sound. Margot Robbie plays Nellie LaRoy, an aspiring actress who knows she’s a star before becoming one. Diego Calva’s Manny Torres is Babylon’s protagonist, a Mexican-American runner, desperate to get into the film industry. The supporting cast includes Jean Smart as Elinor St John, a powerful Hollywood gossip columnist, Jovan Adepo as jazz trumpeter Sidney Palmer and Li Jun Li as lesbian Chinese-American cabaret singer Lady Fay Zhu.
Notable cameo roles include Tobey Maguire as mob boss James McKay, Katherine Waterson as Estelle Conrad (Jack’s third wife), Flea as studio executive Don Wallach, Eric Roberts as Nellie’s father Robert Roy, Ethan Suplee as McKay’s bodyguard Wilson, Olivia Wilde as Ina Conrad (Jack’s ex-wife) and Spike Jonze as German film director Otto Von Strassberger.
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