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has landed a task in ‘s forthcoming Charles Manson -themed movie.
reported the story, noting the Oscar-winning star will play an aging acting professional in what’s been described as the Pulp Fiction -esque film.
Though details about the movie have been mainly kept under wraps, we can say for certain it takes place in the during Manson’s homicide spree. It also coincides with the 50th anniversary of Sharon Tate ‘s murder.
In fact , reports have distributed that Tarantino asked DiCaprio’s Wolf of Wall Road co-star, , to star as Tate. Big names like and are also in talks just for what the publication describes as “two meaty male roles. ”
Meanwhile, Sony Pictures to the film, which already includes a release date set for Aug 9, 2019— the exact 50th wedding anniversary of Tate’s death.
It’s being produced by Harry Potter ‘s David Heyman along with Tarantino himself, Shannon McIntosh and Georgia Kacandes .
The particular film will mark DiCaprio’s 1st since his Oscar-winning role within The Revenant .