Though Christoph Waltz
is a household name amongst film fans in 2021, back before 2009’s “Inglourious Basterds
” was released, not many Americans knew who he was. That said, after watching that Quentin Tarantino
film and seeing Waltz steal every scene he was in, Waltz became a sensation and won a Best Actor Academy Award for his efforts. However, before he found Waltz for the role of Hans Landa
in “Inglourious Basterds
,” Tarantino was convinced he might have to put the movie on the shelf because he wasn’t sure there was an actor that could play the part.
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