Jennifer Jason Leigh Lands Lead Role In Tarantino’s ‘The Hateful Eight’ | Film News
Actress Jennifer Jason Leigh has bagged herself the female lead in Quentin Tarantino’s latest movie The Hateful Eight. Leigh will star as Daisy Domergue, a women wanted for murder and heading for a hanging as soon as she is caught. Chaos ensues as the coach transporting Domergue is rammed off the road by a freak blizzard. Amber Tambyln had previously been up for the role and had even done a read through but Leigh is set to take on the role in full force, beating the likes of Demi Moore and Hillary Swank for this sort after character. Leigh is a well established actress but is probably most well known for her recent role in hit TV series Weeds and Revenge. No specific release date has been confirmed for The Hateful Eight but filming is set to start this December.