Add Chris Tucker to the list of actors being considered for the Django Unchained lead role. Variety reports that while Will Smith is still being considered for the role, Quentin Tarantino has been busy scouting and auditioning actors for the lead role of Django. Idris Elba is also in the running for the lead. Not much more information about Chris Tucker’s involvement was given, but we’ll keep you updated when we know more.
P.S. Anyone else remember this scene with Samuel L. Jackson and Chris Tucker in Jackie Brown?