As first reported by Deadline, Leonardo DiCaprio is re-teaming with his Django Unchained director Quentin Tarantino for a new movie based on Charles Manson.
The film, which is the 9th film directed by the Tarantino, will be produced and distributed by Sony Pictures and already has a release date of August 9, 2019 (which coincidentally coincides with the 50th anniversary of the horrific events brought about by Manson and his deranged followers). It will indeed by Dicaprio’s first feature film since he won the long-awaited Academy Award for his work in The Revenant last year.
Margot Robbie is also rumored to be attached to the film to play Sharon Tate, the actress who fell victim to the Manson family murders almost 50 years ago.
Brad Pitt, Al Pacino, and Tom Cruise are also rumored to be involved in the project.
The film will be produced by David Heyman, Tarantino, and Shannon McIntosh and has a budget of $18 million.
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