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Leonardo DiCaprio Shares First Look at 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood'

Oscar-winning actor Leonardo DiCaprio has given us our first look at the upcoming Quentin Tarantino period film, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.

The film will reportedly takes place in 1969 Los Angeles, where a former Western star and his longtime stunt double struggle to find success in a Hollywood that they don't recognize anymore.

Leonardo DiCaprio Shares First Look at 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood'

DiCaprio is playing Rick Dalton, the Western star, and Brad Pitt is Cliff Booth, his stunt double and friend. There will also be a Manson Family tie-in, as Oscar nominee Margot Robbie will be playing Sharon Tate.

The cast is freaking impressive, so say the least, with Burt ReynoldsAl PacinoTim RothJames MarsdenScoot McNairyMichael MadsenDakota FanningEmile Hirsch, and Damian Lewis as Steve McQueen.

DiCaprio shared this image of himself and Pitt on Instagram, giving us our first glimpse at their characters in the film:

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is set to hit theaters on August 9th, 2018.

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Bleeding Cool News Editor Mary Anne Butler (Mab, for short) has been part of the fast-paced world of journalism since she was 15, getting her start in album reviews and live concert coverage for a nationally published (print) music magazine. She eventually transitioned to online media, writing for such sites as UGO/IGN, ComicsOnline, Geek Magazine, Ace of Geeks, Aggressive Comix (where she is still Editor-in-Chief), and most recently Bleeding Cool. 

Over the past 10 years, she’s built a presence at conventions across the globe as a cosplayer (occasionally), photographer (constantly), panelist and moderator (mostly), and reporter (always). 

 Interviews, reviews, observations, breaking news, and objective reporting are the name of the game for the founder of Harkonnen Knife Fight, a Dune-themed band with an international presence. 

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