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Sacha Baron Cohen to star in Tarantino film

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Nov 14, 2011 at 12:17pm IST

Los Angeles: Actor Sacha Baron Cohen is the latest to join the star-studded cast of Quentin Tarantino's 'Django Unchained'.

The 'Borat' actor is reportedly is in final negotiations to play "a gambler who buys Django's wife as a female companion."

Though the role is small, Tarantino was concerned about choosing a suitable actor for the part as the character is vital to the story.

Sacha Baron Cohen to star in Tarantino film

Sacha Baron Cohen is the latest to join the star-studded cast of Quentin Tarantino's 'Django Unchained'.

"Django Unchained" follows the story of Django, a freed slave who under the tutelage of a German bounty hunter Ace Woody becomes a bounty hunter himself. After assisting Woody in taking down some bad guys for profit, he tracks down his slave wife and liberates her from an evil plantation owner, variety.com reports .

The cast includes Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Leonardo DiCaprio, Kerry Washington and Samuel L Jackson.

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