And you thought only bad news broke late on Friday. TheWrap reports that the always-awesome Kurt Russell is in talks to replace Kevin Costner in Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Django Unchained.’ Russell — who starred in the underrated ‘Death Proof’ for the director — would play Ace Woody, a henchman for the villainous Calvin Candie (Leonardo DiCaprio). Jamie Foxx and Christophe Waltz co-star in what is shaping up as a… Continue reading Kurt Russell May Replace Kevin Costner in 'Django Unchained'
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September 30, 2011
They will be joining Leonardo DiCaprio, Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Samuel L. Jackson, Gerald McRaney
It’s Friday, so that can only mean one thing: it’s time for your last casting report of the week.
— Not long ago, we reported that Kevin Costner was set to play a villain in Quentin Tarantino’s upcoming Django Unchained. We were excited about the idea of seeing the normally squeaky clean and heroic Costner play another villain (he… Continue reading Casting: Costner Drops 'Django Unchained', Denzel Washington Eyes Remake, Will Forte Joins the 'Neighborhood Watch'
Quentin Tarantino is finally fleshing out his cast for ‘Django Unchained,’ his “Southern” about a freed slave (Jamie Foxx) who teams with a German bounty hunter (Christophe Waltz) to retrieve his long-lost love from an evil plantation owner (Leonardo DiCaprio). Variety reports that Samuel L. Jackson has officially come on board after months of rumors to take the role of the plantation owner’s right-hand man, while Gerald McRaney… Continue reading Samuel L. Jackson, Gerald McRaney Saddle Up for 'Django Unchained'
July 18, 2011
The writer/director’s revenge-driven “Southern” will feature Jamie Foxx as Django, a freed American slave who teams with a German bounty hunter (Christoph Waltz) to save his wife from Calvin Candie (Leonardo DiCaprio), an evil plantation owner. Costner’s role will be that of Ace Woody, a henchman