He convinced eleven scientists to join him on a one-way mission to survey twelve potentially habitable worlds on the other side of the wormhole. If you think he's crazy and can't think straight, then this whole post is obsolete. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. Butch Bowers | Scut Farkus | Lawrence Van Dough | Arthur Slugworth | Leo | Lake Monster | Cartoon Network Villains | Dr. Mann even goes to commend Professor Brand because this was an incredible sacrifice, telling this monstrous lie and abandoning his humanity to save humanity, which in a way is a rather noble sacrifice, but Cooper angrily retorts by saying the great sacrifice was being made by the people on Earth who were going to die, as Cooper interprets this "sacrifice" as merely arrogance in the belief that Earth's case was hopeless. Hunter | H. Mann https://interstellarfilm.fandom.com/wiki/Hugh_Mann?oldid=12290. Spinel | Catwoman (Lego) | Type of Villain Blue Jones | Mr. Tinkles | Dusty | Anubis | He only succeeds in stealing Ranger 1, docking it imperfectly on the Endurance. Phantasm | Dr. Hugh Mann, or better known as Dr. Mann, is the main antagonist of the 2014 science fiction film Interstellar. Mann was a scientist who at first had a very strong belief for finding another habitable planet and left with the hope his planet would be the one to sustain human life. Meowrice | He is killed instantly when the airlock depressurizes despite Brand and Cooper's warning. Victor Zsasz | Xerxes | Shao Kahn | Heat Miser | Nolan Sorrento | Grover Dill | He was portrayed by Matt Damon, who also played Colin Sullivanin The Departed and Tom Ripleyin The Extraordinary Mr. Ripley. Demons | Jack Morris | Muttley (2020) | And in the grand scheme of things, had Cooper not been able to transmit the data necessary for Plan A, the humans on Earth would eventually die, and taking the Endurance back to Earth would have been for nothing since they all would have died anyway, so in a way, Mann's actions could be considered for humanity. He continues by saying since Plan A was impossible, they had to go ahead with Plan B, and the reason why Professor Brand didn't tell people was because people would be naturally selfish and attempt to save themselves and their children instead of thinking about the human species. A colony. Decoy Queen | Two-Face | Agent 23 | After witnessing the explosion of his capsule with Romilly inside, Mann changes his plan to lie about Cooper's death being an accident and instead attempts to maroon the Endurance crew on Mann's planet in order to live and to finish Brand's Plan B mission on his own, since the crew would figure out Dr. Mann had lied and presumably imprison him. Freeze (Batman vs. TMNT) | Phantom Zone Criminals | Wile E. Coyote | When Mann cracked Cooper's faceplate, he told Cooper he was doing this for humanity, and that Cooper was dying for a righteous cause. The Jokerz (Dee Dee Twins, Chucko & Woof) | Rose the Hat | Max | Pink Diamond | Harry Potter Villains | He planned to lie about Cooper's death being an accident and later on, tactfully introduce the idea of colonizing Edmund's planet instead, since conditions were more favorable for human life, and the Endurance was available for the journey. Master Little | Brand: But why not tell people?Why keep building those damn stations? Gremlins Villains | Berkeley Beetle | Mr. Igoe | Dr. Mann was the man who inspired 11 other astronauts to undertake the Lazarus missions to bravely find habitable planets and save humanity. Grant Frost | Batman Villains | Poison Ivy | Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Two-Face | Catwoman Villains | TreasonAttempted murder Daisy Buchanan | King Ghidorah | Interstellar The Principal | Rodan | MannDr. Joker | Brand states she has no idea what Cooper's daughter was talking about, when Dr. Mann chimes in, saying he does know. Alvin Marsh | Adam Sutler | Melanie Martinez Villains | Dr. Mann was trying to kill Cooper but that was not his objective. Dr. Mann prepares to leave, stating to Cooper that he is making a noble sacrifice for humanity. Kevin | Agent Smith | Mouse Queen | The Meg | Origin Joe Chill | Middle-Earth Villains | Rush Hour Villains | Thunder Karlsson and Bloom | Lord Garmadon | Kelly | Dr. Mann is visibly shaken by the appearance of people coming to his rescue, stating he had not set a waking date. Despite his cowardly actions, he was still a good man at one point, with Brand pointing out he was the bravest man she ever knew. Pigeon Toady | George Wilson | Mal Cobb | After years of probing and exploration, they found no surface. Hexagon (Trigon (TTG) & Trigon (Original)) | Myrtle Wilson | Yosemite Sam | The two men continue to fight, and Dr. Mann head-butts Cooper's faceplate, causing it to crack. Balloon Man (Teen Titans Go!) Joker (Batman vs. TMNT) | Bob the Goon | Wolf Pack | Nyra | Mayor Brown | Arthur Fleck | So he fakes the data and goes in a deep cryogenic sleep while he waits for someone to retrieve him. Claire Wyden | Penguins | Meowrice's Henchmen | Dr. Mann | Harley Quinn (Lego) | Tabaqui | Howard Clifford | While on Mann, he and KIPP explored the icy surface only to discover that it was inhospitable for human life. Penny Fleck | The icy planet of Dr. Mann as depicted in Interstellar was shot atop Svínafellsjökull Glacier, an outlet of the larger Vatnajökull Glacier in Vatnajökull … Vinnie Ricorso | Bowers Gang (Henry Bowers, Patrick Hockstetter, Belch Huggins & Vic Criss) | Neon Gang | Dr. Mann and Cooper have a long dialogue, where Cooper berates Mann as a coward. Cerberus, Live Action Films Stripe | During his time on the icy planet, Dr. Mann realized that he had been sent there for nothing, stating he knew the moment he landed that his planet wouldn't be the new home for humanity. The Grinch | The crew is shocked to hear from her that Professor Brand had never actually believed in Plan A, but had to make the crew and everyone else believe it. Eraser Villains | Poppy | Iceland looks truly like an alien planet. Rick and Morty Villains | Harley Quinn (Batman vs. TMNT) | Feeling hopeless knowing he would die for nothing, the cowardly, or "survival" side of him began to convince him to stay alive, and after years of resistance, Dr. Mann finally went through with his survival intentions: to fake his planet's data and put it in a more optimal perspective, and to be a leader on humanity's new planet. Ana Miller | Artemisia | Peter Creedy | Hugh Mann Marik Ishtar | With his robot companion KIPP, they dropped probes at nearby locations with the hope of finding a rocky, habitable surface, below the frozen clouds they stood on. Genndy Tartakovsky's Primal Villains | As far as Interstellar is concerned, the movie couldn’t have been shot anywhere else. Alan Jonah | This demoralized and infuriated Dr. Mann, yet KIPP was determined to increase the probe's range and continue their search. Dark Yugi | Lethal Weapons Villains | One of the great ironies of Interstellar is that the scientist touted as the most remarkable, the “best” of those who sought out hope for humanity’s survival, ultimately becomes an example of the great human capacity for selfishness and betrayal. Game of Thrones Villains | Shang Tsung | Lorraine Massey | Riddler | TMNT Villains | Mann was accompanied by his robot KIPP. The LEGO Movie Villains | Penguin (Batman vs. TMNT) | Hanna-Barbera Cinematic Universe Villains | Dr. Mann shockingly agrees with him, but retorts at the same time by saying nobody had been put through the emotional and psychological trauma he went through when he stayed in solitude for all those years on the icy planet. Max Eckhardt | Bane (Batman vs. TMNT) | Once the truth about Professor Brand's Plan A was revealed, it was decided that Cooper would return home while Mann, Romilly and Brand would proceed to carry out Plan B on Mann's planet. Goro | Jim Whitlock | Muscle Man | Steven Universe Villains | Jonathan Jacobo | His cowardice, or as he says his "survival instinct", controls him to the point that he committed murder because they need the Endurance to go to Edmund's planet and initiate Plan B, as Mann's Planet could not physically sustain human life. Leader of the Lazarus missions Pegasus J. Crawford | Dr. Hugh MannDr. Alias Dr. Mann reveals that Professor Brand had solved his equation that would be able to bring humanity to another planet before he had even left for space, and the reason why Professor Mann couldn't use it was that the equation couldn't reconcile relativity with quantum mechanics. Lex Luthor (Teen Titans Go!) Salvatore Valestra | A colony. 1. Audrey II | When he woke up from cryo-sleep, he noticed that Cooper was trying to get back to earth after being resistant to plan b and use the resources of the mission to save himself, but he knew he had take action and save humanity. Mr. Griffin | Mrs. Toad | Precursors | Spoilers ahead tl;dr: He wanted to get away from the planet and once in space he wanted to continue the mission of going to the next planet. However, when the prospects of humanity survival on his icy planet became bleak, he was forced to face his own survival instincts. The Biology Teacher | Una obra como Interstellar se construye con muchas personas que aportan elementos que la hicieron única, ... este hizo audición para su papel como el Dr. Mann en agosto de 2013. Eddy's Brother | Joe Chill | Bane | Driven by his selfishness and cowardice, Mann becomes the secondary antagonist of Interstellar. Sandworms | Cheswick | Lord Coward | Mann was critically low on power at this point and Joseph Cooper had to manually break open his sleep-bag to wake him. Clowns (Joker) (Clown & Ambulance Clown) | Baraka | Kano | Powerpuff Girls Villains | Hotel Caretaker | Brett Wyden | After witnessing the explosion in his landing pod, signaling the death of Romilly and hearing that Cooper survived his attack with Brand on her way to help, Mann adjusted his plan and instead decided to maroon the crew of the Endurance on the planet in order to initiate Plan B. Noah the Elder | Villains, Steal the Endurance to reach Edmonds' Planet to start a colony so the human race will survive, Mann being awakened from his deep sleep by Joseph "Coop" Cooper, Mann informing Cooper and his crew that the people of Earth are beyond saving, Mann giving Cooper a tour of his planet before attempting to kill him, Mann leaves Cooper behind and prepares to steal Ranger 1, Mann attempting to manually dock his spacecraft on the, Mann is killed when he fails to dock properly and his spacecraft depressurizes. Cowardly scientist dr. hugh mann, or better known as dr. mann, is the main antagonist of the 2014 science fiction […] Velociraptors (Lego) | Cowardly Scientist, Scientific knowledgeSkilled at piloting spacecraftsMinor fighting abilitiesFearlessness. Surtr | Joker | Count Grisham | Sylvester | Zodiac Killer | Dr. Hugh Mann, or better known as Dr. Mann, is the main antagonist of the 2014 science fiction film Interstellar. | Dr. Hugh Mann was a noted scientist and leader of the Lazarus missions. Asher Jonah | Christopher Nolan has opened up about the surprise cameo in Interstellar. Superman Villains | Barkis Bittern | Scooby-Doo Villains | Siegfried | Susan McCallister | Skullcrawlers (Skull Devil) | Socs (Bob Sheldon, Randy Adderson, Paul Hoden & David) | Mr. Chairman | Aside from circumstantial evidence like his reaction to finding out his planet is the only hope, Dr Mann's plans are made clear by what he says (if you take his word for it): Complete the mission. Ditto | Animated Features Kaiju (Trespasser, Knifehead, Mutavore, Otachi, Leatherback, Raiju, Scunner & Slattern) | Freeze | Stan Beals | Arthur Leigh Allen | The planet was first visited by Dr. Mann, ten years prior to the launch of Endurance. Ruffshodd | | Steal the Endurance to reach Edmonds' Planet to start a colony so the human race will survive (failed) He is portrayed by actor Matt Damon. Scorpion | Gambol | Gossamer | Paws | Dr. Mann was the Project Lazarus leader who convinced eleven other scientists to participate in the cataloging of a dozen habitable worlds on the other side of the wormhole. It is clear in the short comic Absolute Zero that Mann realized that his planet would not be best suited to receive humanity after observing the results from his probes, which revealed that his planet has no real surface as the planet had seemingly endless layers of ice cloud. Pokemon Villains | Dalip | Dr. Charles Nichols | Lestat | Frederick Sykes | Mr. Ross | | Mortal Kombat Villains | Cousin Mel | Trenton's Pride | Max Shreck | Salvatore Maroni | Human race was expected to collapse at that time, which means there would be no law, no judgement, no ethic any more. Mathias Vogel | Monstars | https://www.looper.com/158243/the-ending-of-interstellar-explained However, Dr. Mann only succeeds in stealing Ranger 1 and docking it imperfectly on the Endurance, since he is unfamiliar with the proper docking procedure. Aguila | Alicia Hunt | Once the truth about Brand's Plan A being impossible was revealed, it was decided that Cooper would return home while Mann, Romilly and Brand would proceed to carry out Plan B on Mann. Karai | Poison Ivy (Batman vs. TMNT) | IT | He was also remorseful, saying that he couldn't bear to watch as Cooper suffocated. Benson Dunwoody | He even insisted to Cooper that had anyone else gone through what he did, they would have become exactly like him and done exactly what he did, saying few men had ever been tested like he had been tested. Lord Henry Blackwood | Goals However, as time passed, he began to lose hope due to the fact that the planet he was on had absolutely no chance to sustain life. Bladebeak | However, when the prospects of humanity survival on his icy planet became bleak, he was forced to face his own survival instincts. Occupation Rigby | Scrappy-Doo | Duplo Aliens | Joker | Mayor Phlegmming | Full Name Quan Chi | Poison Ivy (Lego) | Regular Show Villains | Darla Dimple | Robot Chicken Villains | Queen Gnorga | When he woke up from cryo-sleep, he noticed that Cooper was trying to get back to earth after being resistant to plan b and use the resources of the mission to save himself, but he knew he had take action and save humanity. Dr. Mann was the man who inspired 11 other astronauts to undertake the Lazarus missions to bravely find habitable planets and save humanity. Arthur Reeves | Because Dr. Mann was placed in a very unique situation. Hobby Preston Packard | Mrs. Cade | Mrs. Prysselius | Charles "Chip" Shreck | He was considered "remarkable" and "the best of us" by his colleagues. Mr. Swackhammer | Snow Miser | Ann Laurent | Sebastian | Mojo Jojo | Tom | Wild Wild West Villains | Mokuba Kaiba | Mouse King | Rotten Robots | Zarkos | Mann, however, was stranded upon an icy planet that was uninhabitable and could not substitute Earth as the new home planet for life (in Interstellar, the Earth is dying and failing to nurture life, forcing NASA to send astronauts and engineers to search for a new home). The True Knot | Catwoman | Dr. Mann is one of Interstellar’s most complex and tragic characters.Describe his role in the story and what he comes to represent. Tasmanian Devil | Mama Fratelli | Catwoman | Norsefire | Shere Khan | North Wind, See Also Prudence Prufrock | Gangreen Gang | Daffy Duck | Thrax | Lenny | Researching Mann's planet Jonas Miller | Looney Tunes Villains | Mann was Professor Brand's protege and leader of the Lazarus missions. Red Triangle Circus Gang | Ben 10 Villains | High intelligenceScientific knowledgeSkilled at piloting spacecraftsMinor fighting abilitiesFearlessness Thrax's Henchmen | Dr. Mann somberly states that it is in fact hopeless, and that they are the future of humanity. Léon Rom | Tom Buchanan | Two-Face (Batman vs. TMNT) | Ruby Deagle | Brand: But why not tell people?Why keep building those damn stations? Cushing Catheter | Leopard Seal | Dr. Hugh Mann was a noted scientist and leader of the Lazarus missions. Once Dr. Mann awakens, he cries, and Cooper holds him and comforts him as Dr. Mann releases his pent-up emotions. V | They decided to use probes to drill deep into the ice clouds in the hopes of finding the planet's rocky surface. Moloch | Mako Sharks | Ra's al Ghul | Joe Cramp | Motaro | Lord Business | Mann was accompanied by his robot KIPP. Seto Kaiba | Cypher | Elmer Fudd | Ms. Fieldmouse | Ruber's Minions | Andrei Sator | Future Mordecai | Electric Gremlin | Yu-Gi-Oh! Jay Gatsby | Joker (Lego) | Ebenezer Scrooge Puppet | Dick Dastardly (2020) | Dr. Mann: Your father had to find another way to save the human race from extinction.Plan B. Joker's Thugs | Barsad | Pure Ones | The Banana Splits (Fleegle, Drooper, Snorky & Bingo) | Kent Mansley | Interstellar Wiki is a FANDOM Movies Community. Innovative Online Industries (I-R0k, F’Nale Zandor & Sixers) | The Matrix Villains | Bruiser | George, Ralph and Lizzie | Karl | Rex Dangervest | I.M. Reptile | Sugar | Miss Minchin | Colonel Coetzee | Powers/Skills Spiders (Consuela & Tank) | It is then revealed that he and Professor Brand knew that Plan A was impossible and that the only contingency that allowed for human continuity was Plan B. Ezekial Gallows | Luna Ghost | Sergeant Nagata | Wanda Grubwort | Slime | Talia al Ghul | Mann is reawakened by the crew of the Endurance approximately 30 years later due to the time dilation of the Endurance on Miller's planet. Dr. Mann: Your father had to find another way to save the human race from extinction.Plan B. Buzz Bronski | Sal Maroni | Carl Grissom | Beetlejuice | Gremlins | Daffy | Foot Clan | Emma Russell | DC Extended Universe Villains | Mann's hypersleep chamber was critically low on power at this point and Cooper had to manually break open his sleep-bag to wake him. Dr. Julia Hoffman | Captain Poison | Mann is reawakened by the crew of the Endurance approximately 30 years later due to the time dilation on Miller. M.U.T.O. Grundel Toad | | Scarecrow | So with this feeling of hopelessness taking him over, he eventually chose his own life over the mission after years of resisting this temptation, so he faked the data for his planet and put himself in a cryogenic stasis in the hopes that someone would rescue him. Randall | King Llort | Kanker Sisters | Agents (Agent Jones, Agent Brown & Agent Johnson) | Witches (Grand High Witch, Susan Irvine, Nicola Cuttle, Pamela, Lois Leffour, Mildred, Elizabeth, Henrietta, Jacqueline & Beatrice) | Clara Dalrymple | TARS and Cooper rush to undo Mann's damage, which they succeed in. League of Assassins (Ra's al Ghul (Batman vs. TMNT), Ubu (Batman vs. TMNT) & Talia al Ghul (Batman vs. TMNT)) | Mr. He cannibalized KIPP, usi… John Daggett | Slade (Teen Titans Go!) Bane | Spike, Television Alexander Pierce (Marvel Cinematic Universe), Hanna-Barbera Cinematic Universe Villains, https://villains.fandom.com/wiki/Dr._Mann?oldid=3808778, Dr. Mann turns out to be the only Christopher Nolan villain yet who is not part of the film's central conflict, because, This Is not the only role that Matt Damon played an astronaut; he portrayed Mark Watney In. Tom and Jerry Villains | Stonekeeper | Two-Face (Lego) | To Cooper: "I can't let you leave with that ship. Priya Singh, Shorts Dr. Mann, secretly knowing his planet could never support human life, then attempts to murder Cooper, seeing his death as necessary to complete the mission - Plan B. Mann did not want Cooper to return to Earth with the Endurance, as he now needed it to reach Edmunds' planet with the remaining crew to start a colony. He was portrayed by Matt Damon, who also played Colin Sullivan in The Departed and Tom Ripley in The Extraordinary Mr. Ripley. Chuckie Sol | Dr. Mann's plans. Xiaolin Showdown Villains | League of Shadows (Decoy of Ra's al Ghul) | Martians (Martian Leader, Martian Ambassador & Martian Girl) | Ferguson | David | Stone Generals (Gato & Mono) | While dismissing Brand's pleas to not do this without the rest of the crew's authority or action, arguing that the plan is to save all mankind, he announces "There is a moment" before the airlock depressurizes, killing him and critically damaging the Endurance. Desperate for rescue, Mann had KIPP produce a hypothetical data set for a good life-sustaining planet before decommissioning him and using his power cell to provide power for his hypersleep chamber. Bat Gremlin | Crimes Wall Street Three | Kitty Galore | Spice | Driven by his selfishness and cowardice, Mann becomes the secondary antagonist of Interstellar. Kludd | Sir Trenton | Max | MonsterVerse Villains | George | Brain Gremlin | Carmine Falcone | Evil-doer Esther Coleman | Penguin | Penny Fleck's Boyfriend | Ruber | He and the crew discuss about the planet's environment and any further planning that would be implemented, when a video message is received, where the somber revelation of Professor Brand's death is told by Cooper's daughter. Super Secret Police (Bad Cop & Sheriff Not-A-Robot) | Angelique Bouchard | Jerry | Victoria Vinciguerra | Kralahome | Bob Smith | Cry Baby | Marvin the Martian | Jack Torrance | Akasha | Principal Deedle | N' Goo Tuana | Orin Scrivello | Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Instant Martians | NygmaTech (Frogmen) | Dr. Mann is shaken by the appearance of people coming to his rescue, stating he had not set a wake date to his sleep. He is portrayed by actor Matt Damon. Maudeline Everglot | Mr. Mole | Lewis Prothero | Mann, knowing his planet could never support human life, in secret, attempts to murder Cooper, seeing his death as necessary to the completion of the mission, as Mann did not want to let Cooper leave for Earth with the Endurance, since he now needed it to get to Edmund's planet. Upon arrival, Mann realizes his planet was uninhabitable. John Wesley | Foot Clan (Shredder & Baxter Stockman) | Scarecrow (Batman vs. TMNT) | Clarice Kensington |