Burt Reynolds was set to shoot "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood" within weeks. He was cast as the the blind owner of the Los Angeles-area ranch where Charles Manson lived with his followers in 1969.
Tarantino's latest opus, also starring Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio, will be set against the backdrop of the Manson murders in 1969 Los Angeles.
Headlined by Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie, and Al Pacino, Quentin Tarantino's "Once Upon a Time" in Hollywood appears destined to be an A-list epic when it arrives in theaters next summer.
Burt Reynolds, Kurt Russell, Tim Roth, and Michael Madsen are in talks to join Quentin Tarantino’s next film “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood,” sources tell Variety.