Django Unchained

Jamie Foxx is ‘Django Unchained’

by Jenny Bravo

Get excited for the new photos of Jamie Foxx as the star of Quentin Tarantino’s recent film, Django Unchained. The film follows Foxx as freed slave Django, who’s training as a bounty hunter could save his life as well as his free his wife. Also in the cast are big names such as Samuel L. […]

Don Johnson signs with CAA

by Alexandra Fraioli

Don Johnson recently signed with CAA, poising him for, perhaps, his biggest career resurgence to date. The former Miami Vice superstar’s latest project, the New Orleans-shot Quentin Tarantino film Django Unchained, along with his recent appearances on HBO’s Eastbound And Down and Robert Rodriguez’s Machete have positioned him back in the spotlight. Source: Deadline

Tarantino film, ‘Django Unchained,’ a ‘Shaft’ prequel

by Micah Peters

So, according to Quentin Tarantino, Django Unchained, his upcoming action film set in the pre-Civil War era and shot in NOLA, is a Shaft prequel. During a Comic-Con Press Conference, QT claimed that Kerry Washington’s character, Brunhilde von Shaft is, in his mind, an ancestor of the man that was and, thanks to Richard Roundtree […]

Louisiana has strong showing at San Diego Comic Con

by Karli Willis

Starting July 11, San Diego will be hosting the annual fan-packed event known as Comic Con.  The convention runs for five days, giving fans the opportunity to hear the latest news and catch sneak peeks of upcoming movies and TV series such as Twilight’s latest installment Breaking Dawn – Part 2 and the new CBS […]

New ‘Django Unchained’ trailer released

by Morgan Charlesworth

Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained has just released its latest trailer. Jamie Foxx and Samuel L. Jackson were participants in the BET Awards last night and brought the sixty second trailer with them. This is the first trailer with a couple of glimpses of Jackson’s role in the film as well as Ennio Morricone. The film […]

Leonardo DiCaprio’s New Look in ‘Django Unchained’

by Morgan Charlesworth

Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained is now only six months away from it’s release this Christmas. The film stars Jamie Foxx as Django, a slave with a brutal history with his former slave owners; Christoph Waltz as Dr. King Schultz, a German bounty hunter, and Leonardo DiCaprio as the villainous plantation owner Calvin Candie.  This is Leonardo’s first […]

Jonah Hill joins ‘Django Unchained’

by Elizabeth Glauser

Time to make yet another casting announcement for Django Unchained, as Jonah Hill joins the A-list group of actors already filming Quentin Tarantino’s latest. Hill’s role in the film hasn’t been revealed yet, but he apparently will not be playing the role filmmakers were originally planning to cast him in. Hill can be seen next […]

‘Django Unchained’ and more to be featured at Comic Con

by Elizabeth Glauser

On July 11th, the leagues of super fans will gather for San Diego Comic Con. Disney, Marvel, Warner Bros. and more are slated to appear at the film-centric Hall H. Also showing up is Quentin Tarantino with information on the long awaited Django Unchained. Disney is rumored to be bringing footage from Wreck-It Ralph, Oz: The […]

Production designer J. Michael Riva passes away at age 63

by Alexandra Fraioli

Highly regarded and esteemed J. Michael Riva, 63, passed away on June 7.  The Oscar-nominated production designer for New Orleans filmed Django Unchained suffered a stroke nearly a week earlier.  Director Quentin Tarantino honors the memory of such a significant member of his crew.  “Michael became a dear friend on this picture, as well as […]