Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is an upcoming mystery crime film centered around the SHARON TATE MURDERS and others by the Manson Family. It is written and directed by Quentin Tarantino. This film features an ensemble cast, including Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, and Margot Robbie, among others. The film will be released by Sony Pictures on July 26, 2019.
Directed by Quentin Tarantino
Produced by Quentin Tarantino, David Heyman, Shannon McIntosh
Written by Quentin Tarantino
Cinematography: Robert Richardson
Production company: Columbia Pictures Heyday Films
Distributed by Sony Pictures
Release date: July 26, 2019
Country: United States and UK
Budget: $100 million
Premise: A TV actor and his stunt double embark on an odyssey to make a name for themselves in the film industry during the Charles Manson murders in 1969 Los Angeles
Leonardo DiCaprio as Rick Dalton: An actor who starred in the Western television series Bounty Law from 1958 to 1963. His attempt to transition to movies did not work out and in 1969, he is struggling, guesting on other people's shows while contemplating going to Italy – which has become a hotbed for low-budget Westerns. He is neighbors with Sharon Tate.
Brad Pitt as Cliff Booth: Rick's longtime stunt double and close friend.
Margot Robbie as Tate: A pregnant actress married to Roman Polanski, who was murdered in her home by followers of Charles Manson.
Burt Reynolds as George Spahn: An 80-year-old nearly blind man who rented his LA ranch out to be used as a location for Westerns. Manson convinced Spahn to allow him and his followers to live on the ranch, in the months before they murdered Sharon Tate and six others. In exchange for rent, Manson coerced his female followers into hopping into bed with the ranch owner, and serving as his seeing eye guides.
Damian Lewis as Steve McQueen: An actor and friend of Jay Sebring, who was invited by him to the home of Sharon Tate for a dinner party, but he was unable to show up.
Luke Perry as Wayne Maunder: An actor who co-starred on the western television series Lancer.
Emile Hirsch as Jay Sebring: A Hollywood hairstylist and friend of Sharon Tate who was murdered in the home of Tate by followers of Charles Manson.
Dakota Fanning as Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme: A member of the infamous "Manson family" who obtained her nickname whilst living on George Spahn's ranch.
Clifton Collins Jr. as Ernesto "The Mexican" Vaquero
Nicholas Hammond as Sam Wanamaker: An actor-director who, in 1969, began a campaign to rebuild the Shakespeare's Globe in London.
Al Pacino as Marvin Shwarz: Rick Dalton's agent.
Scoot McNairy as Business Bob Gilbert: A fictional cowboy character on Bounty Law.
Spencer Garrett as Allen Kincade: The television personality and interviewer to Hollywood’s elite.
Mike Moh as Bruce Lee: The international actor-stuntman who choreographed fight scenes for The Wrecking Crew, which starred Sharon Tate. Following her murder, he attended her funeral and was also privately investigated.
Keith Jefferson as Land Pirate Keith
Eddie Perez as Land Pirate Eddie
Maurice Compte as Land Pirate Mao
Additionally, Zoë Bell, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen, Kurt Russell, Timothy Olyphant, James Marsden, Julia Butters, James Remar, Martin Kove, Brenda Vaccaro, Nichole Galicia, Craig Stark, Marco Rodríguez, Ramón Franco and Raul Cardona have been cast in undisclosed roles.
Filming : Principal production began on June 18, 2018, in Los Angeles, California and will wrap in November 2018.
Release: Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is scheduled to be released July 26, 2019 by Sony Pictures. The film was originally scheduled for released on August 9 to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the Tate–LaBianca murders.