will smith gi Will Smith to star in Quentin Tarantino's 'Django Unchained'?Will Smith is the frontrunner to star in director Quentin Tarantino’s “Django Unchained,” a spaghetti western about a slave who teams up with a German bounty hunter (possibly played by “Inglorious Basterds’s Christoph Waltz) to search for his wife.

Samuel L. Jackson has also been mentioned for a role in the project, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

Smith’s reps are reportedly reviewing the screenplay, but no formal offer has been made yet.

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