Quentin Jerome Tarantino (born March 27, 1963) is an American filmmaker, actor, film programmer, and cinema owner.
His films are characterized by nonlinear storylines, satirical subject matter, aestheticization of violence, extended scenes of dialogue, ensemble casts, references to popular culture and a wide variety of other films, soundtracks primarily containing songs and score pieces from the 1960s to the 1980s, alternate history, and features of neo-noir film.
Quentin Tarantino’s next film, joining his Pulp Fiction co-star Samuel L. Jackson on the rumoured cast list.According to Hollywood insider Jeff Sneider (via World Of Reel), Travolta is set to have a role in The Movie Critic.
It’s said the whole film has already been cast but due to the Hollywood strikes, no official announcement has been made.Jackson was previously rumoured to have been cast in the film.
In an interview with Vulture from July, the actor replied “no comment” when asked about the reports.Earlier this year, reports claimed Tarantino also wanted to give Bruce Willis a role in the project to mark his last ever film appearance, following the actor’s frontotemporal dementia diagnosis.Travolta, Jackson and Willis all starred in 1994’s Pulp Fiction, directed by Tarantino.
Jackson has collaborated with Tarantino on several projects since, including Jackie Brown, Django Unchained and The Hateful Eight.Earlier this month, Paul Walter Hauser (I, Tonya, Blackbird) was rumoured to have been cast in the lead role as fictional film critic Jim Sheldon.Speaking to Deadline earlier this year about The Movie Critic, Tarantino said the project – set in Southern California in 1977 – would be based on a real-life critic for a porno magazine.“He wrote about mainstream movies and he was the second-string critic,” the director said. “I think he was a very good critic.Read more on nme.com