Some very nice casting news has come in from Quentin Tarantino’s next movie.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Borat and Bruno star Sacha Baron Cohen has been offered the role of a slave owner in Django Unchained. The highly anticipated spaghetti western will also star Death Proof wheelman Kurt Russell and J. Edgar’s Leonardo DiCaprio as slave owners. Law Abiding Citizen Jamie Foxx will play the hero. Django Unchained begins shooting soon. Audiences can next catch Sacha Baron Cohen in Martin Scorsese’s robotic adventure Hugo, which opens in North America next week, and hits Australia in January.