A lot of dust has settled since Gawker-gate. Tarantino retracted the lawsuit earlier this month after a judge threw out the case for contributory infringement - which could see Tarantino as partly to blame for the leak.
Speaking to journos in Cannes he confessed "The knife-in-the-back wound has started to scab". However, he remains illusive about the project: "I’m still in the process of writing it, finishing the second draft, and then I intend to do a third draft. Maybe I’ll shoot it, maybe I’ll publish it, maybe I’ll do it on the stage, because I realized it could work really well onstage. Maybe I’ll do all three".
Despite his teasing statement,
word is out that shooting will begin in November
in Wyoming - the same location as
It's also under good authority that the cast will include all the actors who took part in the live read in April. This means we can expect Samuel L Jackson, Bruce Dern, Michael Madsen, Kurt Russell, James Remar, Amber Tamblyn, Walt Goggins and Zoe Bell.
Alas, still no Christoph Waltz... yet.