Variety reported, Brad Pitt has been cast in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.
Pitt will be joining Leonardo DiCaprio, who’s playing Rick Dalton; a former actor of a western TV series, he’s set to play Cliff Booth; a veteran stunt double.
Quentin Tarantino is attached to direct and write the script.
You can read the synopsis of the film below:
“Both are struggling to make it in a Hollywood they don’t recognize anymore. But Rick has a very famous next-door neighbor…Sharon Tate,” Tarantino added.
“I’ve been working on this script for five years, as well as living in Los Angeles County most of my life, including in 1969, when I was 7 years old,” Tarantino said in a statement. “I’m very excited to tell this story of an L.A., and a Hollywood that don’t exist anymore. And I couldn’t be happier about the dynamic teaming of DiCaprio & Pitt as Rick & Cliff.”