Jennifer Jason Leigh Takes Leading Lady In QT’s The Hateful Eight

You can always trust Quentin Tarantino to put surprise packages in his films, Don Johnson in Django Unchained, Mike Myers in Inglourious Basterds, Daryl Hannah in KIll Bill and now Jennifer Jason Leigh is joining his new western The Hateful Eight. Leigh beat out such contenders as Michelle Williams, Demi Moore, Hilary Swank and Robin Wright for the lead female role. Already cast are Kurt Russell, Michael Madsen, Tim Roth, Bruce Dern, Walton Goggins and Samuel L. Jackson.

Shooting is set to get underway in 2 months.

The Hateful Eight