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Kevin Costner To Play Slave Fighting Trainer in "Django Unchanged"

Shadow and Act By Sergio | Shadow and Act July 18, 2011 at 10:17AM

You got to admit that Quentin Tarantino always manages to put together the most interesting cast list in the most interesting roles for his films. And here's further proof.
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You got to admit that Quentin Tarantino always manages to put together the most interesting cast list in the most interesting roles for his films. And here's further proof.

Along with Jamie Foxx and Leonardo DiCaprio, it now looks that Kevin Costner will join Django Unchanged in the villain role of Ace Woody, the slave fighting trainer in the film.

According to the description of the role, Woody is "the sadistic trainer of the male fighting slaves who entertain the white patrons of Candyland as well as the female slaves who are forced to be prostitutes."

Furthermore, Woody "pits the "mandingo" fighters against one another, and has little qualms about mistreating and even killing the slaves who don't measure up."

I have a feeling that Tarantino will have some other surprise casting choices up his sleeve to be revealed soon.

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