Netflix's latest film phenomenon Bird Box has taken the internet and movie fans by surprise.
The story of a group of people fighting to survive the attack of mysterious beings captured the hearts of 45 million people users in its first week and has become a cultural zeitgeist.
With Sandra Bullock leading the star-studded cast of the popular film, there are many other faces in the cast that you will definitely recognize from other beloved roles.
Bullock leads the cast in the role of Malorie, a pregnant woman who seeks refuge in a house filled with strangers and finds herself alone rowing down a river with two children as they attempt to seek shelter.
One of the first memes from the movie to go viral came after someone called Bullock "the woman from Bird Box," though that is hardly her first starring role. The actress has led a series of popular films including, Miss Congeniality, Two Weeks Notice, Gravity, Speed and The Proposal.prevnext
Rhodes rose to prominence after his starring role in the Oscar-winning movie Moonlight and the film Predator. He also made an appearance in Jay-Z's music video for "Family Feud".prevnext
Malkovich has had quite a few big hits, including the film Being John Malkovich. The actor also appeared in In The Line of Fire and Dangerous Liaisons. He also currently filming a new TV show titled The New Pope.prevnext
The actress is best known for her starring roles on series, such as American Horror Story and American Crime Story. Paulson has also made her splash in different films, including Ocean's 8 and the upcoming M. Night Shyamalan film Glass.prevnext
Before the Netflix film, Weaver was known for roles in The Silver Linings Playbook and The Five-Year Engagement.prevnext
Salazar also had roles in the Maze Runner Series, and played the role of Zoe in NBC's Parenthood. The actress also had a standout recurring role during the first season of American Horror Story as one of the ghosts in the Murder House.prevnext
MacDonald most recently starred as the main character of Netflix's Dumplin' alongside Jennifer Aniston. Before that, the actress had guest-starring roles on series like Glee, Pretty Little Liars and American Horror Story.prevnext
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Howery also had a standout role in beloved horror film Get Out, where he played TSA agent Rod Williams.prevnext
The actor is most recently starred in Bohemian Rhapsody and About Time. He is also known for his roles on television shows like The Night Manager and American Dad.prevnext
Machine Gun Kelly
Kelly also played the role of Wesley in Roadies and appeared in The Land and Beyond the Lights.prevnext
The actor is best known for his role as Dr. Wu in Jurassic Park: Fallen Kingdom and Jurassic World. He has also starred on Mr. Robot as Whiterose since 2015, and in Law & Order: SVU from Season 2 to 14.prevnext
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He had a role on Hulu's Runaways and a guest-starring role on Gilmore Girls: A Year In The Life.prevnext
The actress also made appearances on the film Bend It Like Beckham as well as roles on series like ER and The Blacklist.
Bird Box is currently available to stream on Netflix.prev