According to Variety, Django Unchained has a release date: Christmas 2012. The Django Unchained release date is the same as Disney’s Lone Ranger. Django Unchained will also be competing against The Hobbit, Life of Pi, and Hunter Killer, all of which have mid-December release dates.
Variety also reports that Leonardo DiCaprio is in “final negotiations”, and that Samuel L. Jackson and Christoph Waltz are also expected to “close deals shortly”. Variety confirmed that Idris Elba, Jamie Foxx, and Chris Tucker are meeting with Quentin Tarantino for the lead role of Django.
Looks like I’ll be busy blogging here for the next few years!