May 8, 2018
Burt Reynolds, Kurt Russell and More Join Tarantino’s Next Movie; Here’s What We Know Now
Update 2: Quentin Tarantino is casting his next movie and the stars are certainly lining up to join Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. The latest report is that Burt Reynolds is in talks to star, according to Deadline, while Tim Roth, Kurt Russell and Michael Madsen are in early discussions to play smaller roles. The latter trio appeared together in Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight.
If things work out, Reynolds will play George Spahn, the real-life owner of a ranch in Los Angeles. Charles Manson convinced Spahn to let him and his so-called “family” live on the ranch for months, in exchange for sexual favors from Manson’s female followers. Reynolds was a huge star in the 1970s and his presence in the film would certainly add dramatic and thematic weight to what…