Quentin Tarantino just secured another huge name for his upcoming film, Once Upon A Time In Hollywood: Al Pacino. Pacino will play the agent of Leonardo DiCaprio’s character in the Sony-produced film.
Interestingly, this will be the first time that Pacino and Quentin have collaborated, marking just one of the many top-notch actors Tarantino has worked with throughout his illustrious career.
Quentin is a big fan of working with people who he enjoyed watching as a film buff when he grew up. His first movie, Reservoir Dogs, featured actors like Harvey Keitel, Robert Forster in Jackie Brown, and David Carradine in the Kill Bill movies.
And Al Pacino is another one of those actors whom the infamous director adored throughout the 1970’s. Other big-name actors in the upcoming movie include Damian Lewis, Emile Hirsch, Luke Perry, Dakota Fanning, Clifton Collins, Keith Jefferson, and Nicholas Hammond.
"Once upon a time in Hollywwod" aggiunge 8 nomi al cast: Damian Lewis, Luke Perry, Emile Hirsch, Dakota Fanning, Clifton Collins Jr, Keith Jefferson and Nicholas Hammond. Che si aggiungono al cast già confermato: Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie, Burt Reynolds, Timothy Olyphant, Michael Madsen and Tim Roth. Lewis interpreterà l'attore Steve McQueen; Fanning sarà Squeeky Fromme, la discepola di Manson che provo ad uccidere il presidente Gerald Ford; Hammond sarà il regista Sam Wanamaker; e Hirsch sarà Jay Sebring, il parrucchiere di Hollywood che sarà una delle quttro vittima in casa Tate. Perry sarà Scotty Lancer, Collins è Ernesto The Mexican Vaquero, e Keith Jefferson è Land Pirate Keith. E' il terzo film con Tarantino per Jefferson, che è apparso anche in The Hateful Eight e Django Unchained. FONTE: DEADLINE #leonardodicaprio #quentintarantino #onceuponatimeinhollywood
And that doesn’t even include all of the performers in Once Upon A Time In Hollywood. DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie, Timothy Olyphant, and Burt Reynolds will all make their way into the movie.
The plot of it kicks off in 1969 Los Angeles, during the height of the hippy movement; the same year as the Summer of Love and Woodstock.
In the film, the two lead characters portrayed by DiCaprio and Brad Pitt, are struggling to make it in Hollywood until they meet someone next door to them who is incredibly famous: Sharon Tate.
The movie is slated for release on the 9th of August, 2019, which is the weekend when the Manson family committed the LaBianca murders as well as the day after Tate was murdered.
According to reports, Disney is releasing their film, Artemis Fowl, during the same weekend. Nevertheless, Al is on fire lately, as he just completed a widely critically acclaimed characterization of the Penn State coach, Joe Paterno, and will also have a role in Martin Scorses’s The Irishman.