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Channing Tatum joins "Hateful Eight"

Writer: Florey DM


Channing Tatum (left) to work with Tarantino (right) for the first time.

7 Nov – The full cast of the upcoming Quentin Tarantino movie "The Hateful Eight" has been revealed by The Weinstein Company and Channing Tatum got his wish of joining it.

The "22 Jump Street" actor, along with Golden Globe-nominee Jennifer Jason Leigh and Academy Award-nominee Demian Bichir, will be working with Tarantino for the first time, ComingSoon.net reports.

The three newcomers will be joining the likes of Samuel L. Jackson and Kurt Russell. While Leigh's and Bichir's roles have already been named, Tatum's role is yet to be revealed. The full cast is as follows:

Samuel L. Jackson: Major Marquis Warren
Kurt Russell: John "The Hangman" Ruth
Jennifer Jason Leigh: Daisy Domergue
Walton Goggins: Chris Mannix
Demian Bichir: Bob
Tim Roth: Oswaldo Mobray
Michael Madsen: Joe Gage
Bruce Dern: General Sanford Smithers
Channing Tatum: 'unknown'

The story will be set several years after the Civil War, bounty hunter John Ruth is racing towards the town Red Rock with his fugitive Daisy Domergue, where Ruth will bring her to justice. Their journey is halted by a storm and they end up in an odd team as they wait for the storm to pass with six other travelers. Soon the eight ragtag team of travelers realise they might not make it to Red Rock.

This will be Taratino's eight feature film. His last one, "Django Unchained", made a gross of more than USD425 million worldwide and earned him an Oscar for Best Original Screenplay.

"The Hateful Eight" is set to release its wrath on the silver screens in December 2015.

[Main photo source: UnrealityTV.com]

Cinema Online, 07 November 2014



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