Margot Robbie to play Sharon Tate in “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood,” that is the result of the following summer.
Margot Robbie offers fans a glimpse into her interpretation of slain actress Sharon Tate in the upcoming film “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.”
“First look,” the Australian star wrote on Instagram Monday, sharing a picture of himself donning a black sweater, white skirt and go-go boots on Instagram. Within hours, the image has garnered more than 1.3 million likes.
Quentin Tarantino is helming the period of the project, which will center around the Manson family murders.
On Aug. 9, 1969, members of Charles Manson’s cult brutally murdered a pregnant Tate, 26, and four other people in a house of the actress shared with her husband Roman Polanski, who was not home at the time.
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Less than two days later, the group killed supermarket executive Leno la bianca and his wife Rosemary in their home.
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Tarantino’s film, which features Leonardo DiCaprio as Rick, an actor, and Brad Pitt as his stunt double, Cliff, was originally slated to come out on Aug. 9, 2019. However, Various reported in mid-July the release date has changed to July 26, 2019.
Sharon Tate was nearly nine months pregnant with her husband Roman Polanski’s child when she was brutally murdered by the Manson family.
The film will reportedly feature Burt Reynolds, Luke Perry, Dakota Fanning and Al Pacino — the play of Rick’s agent, among others.
DiCaprio also placed on a “first look” picture of herself and Pitt in character back in June.
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Sony Pictures offered details on the project in February, in a press release.
Tarantino, according to the company, calling the film “a story that takes place in Los Angeles in 1969, at the height of hippie Hollywood.”
“The two main characters are Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio), the former star of a western TV series, and his old stunt double Cliff Booth (Brad Pitt). Both struggling to make it in Hollywood that they no longer recognized. But Rick has a famous neighbor…Sharon Tate,” Tarantino said.
Fox News’ Stephanie Nolasco contributed to this report.