The sequel is said to see Jamie Foxx’s bounty hunter teaming with the legendary swashbuckler Zorro.
Written by Tarantino, the comic is set several years after the events of ‘Django Unchained’. Django is still a bounty hunter working the western states when he encounters the aged and sophisticated Diego de la Vega soon finds himself fascinated by this unusual character. Django becomes Diego’s bodyguard and joins him on a mission to free the local indigenous people from slavery.
The idea of the follow-up has been bounced around since 2014, Collider has reported that the film is the real deal but whether Carmichael will be writing on his own, with Tarantino or with another is unclear. Whether Tarantino will take the helm is also unknown at this stage.