Quentin Tarantino Eyeing Will Smith for Django Unchained — Vulture

 

Will Smith

 

Will Smith is the front-runner to star in Quentin Tarantino’s upcoming “Southern,” Django Unchained, according to the Hollywood Reporter. The Django script is said to be receiving “wide acclaim” from insiders. Tarantino wants Smith to play the title character, a freed slave in search of his wife. The director is also eyeing Christoph Waltz to play Django’s sidekick, a German bounty hunter aiming to take down an evil plantation owner

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