"Will Smith has emerged as the frontrunner to star in Quentin Tarantino’s next film, Django Unchained, a spaghetti Western about a slave in the Old South who teams with a German bounty hunter to search for his wife.
Tarantino stalwarts Samuel L. Jackson and Christoph Waltz also are circling key parts."
Sounds like box-office dynamite to me! I like Smith as an actor, though I think he doesn't always find himself in movies that make the most of his talent. I would imagine Tarantino has the vision to make it work. Plus: I love spaghetti westerns!
Ok, I just remembered Wild Wild West...
UPDATED: and while we are speculating, feast your eyes on this theoretical "Django Unchained" movie poster by Federico Mancosu: