Damon Herriman to Portray Manson + 5 Facts About Tarantino’s “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” We Know So Far

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The main character of the long-awaited movie, “Once Upon a in Hollywood”, from the director of a series of well-known pictures – Quentin Tarantino – was announced. See who’s going to portray Damon Herriman and what are the other facts Nexter.org knows about the film.

What’s the plot?

The official title of Quentin Tarantino’s new project is “Once Upon a in Hollywood”.

Here is how Tarantino describes Once Upon a Time in Hollywood: “A story that takes place in Los Angeles in 1969, at the height of hippy Hollywood. The two lead characters are Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio), former star of a Western TV series, and his longtime stunt double Cliff Booth (Brad Pitt). 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.”

Who is Charles Manson?

Source: Spin

Charles Manson was the leader of Manson Family – a vicious cult – has left a trace of murders and criminal actions and become an inspiration to a number of books, music bands, and movies.

Tarantino’s movie tells a story of pregnant Sharon Tate who was married to director Roman Polanski and was murdered by members of the Manson family in her home.

The body was kept on ice for more than 5 months. In addition to Freeman, who called himself the grandson of the Charles Manson, his two sons, Michael Branner and Matthew Lenz, claimed his body. Also, Michael Channels tells that he was Manson’s friend.

Grandson plans to cremate the remains of his grandfather. The body of the murderer was kept in an unknown place from the of his death.

Damon Herriman to portray Charles Manson

Source: Fox News

Quentin Tarantino has finally revealed who’s going to be Charles Manson in his new movie. His choice fell on Damon Herriman, who’s famous for Quarry and the FX series Justified. 

Other members of the cast

Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt play TV actor Rick Dalton and stuntman Cliff Booth, respectively, best friends who were Sharon’s Tate neighbors before her murder. Also, DiCaprio said: “I think [Tarantino] transports us into a different era. I’m a huge fan of Singing in the Rain, movies about Hollywood and the backstory and how it all works.

“Having read the script already, it’s one of the most amazing screenplays he’s ever written and that’s saying a lot, because he’s done masterwork in film.”

Here are the first looks of both of them:

Source: Instagram

Also, there were rumors Margot Robbie is in talks to play Tate.

Source: Instagram

Also, Al Pacino appears as Marvin Shwarz, Rick Dalton’s agent, Dakota Fanning as Lynette “Squeaky” Fromme – a member of the “Manson family,” and Tim Roth and Kurt Russell are cast for unknown roles.

Tarantino worked for 5 years on the script

Tarantino has been working on the script for Once Upon a in Hollywood for five years,  “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 seven years old,” he said to Deadline.

He also noted that he was a 7-year-old living in Los Angeles when Tate and four others were murdered.

“I’m very excited to tell this story of an L.A. and a Hollywood that doesn’t exist anymore,” Tarantino said. “And I couldn’t be happier about the dynamic teaming of DiCaprio & Pitt as Rick & Cliff.”

Release date with special meaning

Once Upon a in Hollywood will be released on August 9, 2019. That is the 50th anniversary of the day that Tate was murdered.


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Damon Herriman to Portray Manson + 5 Facts About Tarantino's “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” We Know So Far
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Damon Herriman to Portray Manson + 5 Facts About Tarantino's “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” We Know So Far
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The main character of the long-awaited movie, “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood”, from the director of a series of well-known pictures – Quentin Tarantino – was announced. See who's going to portray Damon Herriman and what are the other facts Nexter.org knows about the film.
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