Jamie Foxx has been signed to star in Quentin Tarantino's upcoming
movie Django Unchained. The actor himself has confirmed
the news that he is acting in the prestigious project.
After being in talks with the makers of the film for a few
weeks, Jamie Foxx has sealed the deal. He was in the race for the
role with Idris Elba and Will Smith. But it is finally him, who has
been chosen by director Quentin Tarantino for the lead role.
"I think, just to be able to work with Quentin Tarantino and
Samuel L Jackson, Leonardo DiCaprio, and to be able to tell a story
that needs to be told. If you"re a fan of Inglorious Basterds, I
mean, you know... it's just amazing. It should be amazing." the
excited actor told the CNN.
The movie also features Leonardo DiCaprio, Samuel L Jackson,
Christoph Waltz, Kerry Washington and others in the ensemble