Jackson & Cheung Join QT’s Basterds

Samuel L. Jackson and Maggie Cheung have joined the cast of Quentin Tarantino’s WWII film “Inglourious Basterds” says The Playlist.

Cheung plays Madame Mimieux, the French matron of the Cinematheque that takes in the protagonist Shosanna (Melanie Laurent) when she is homeless and being sought by the Nazis. Despite being born in Hong Kong, Cheung speaks fluent French.

Jackson will provide his voice for the narration which is sporadicly used throughout the film.