John Sayles To Pen Third “Django” Film

Acclaimed scribe John Sayles (“Lone Star,” “Sunshine State”) has been tapped to write “Django Lives!,” a third outing in the classic spaghetti Western series following on from 1966’s “Django” and 1987’s “Django 2”.

Franco Nero is returning as the outlaw Civil War soldier with blood-soaked hands, a role he originated almsot five decades ago. No director is on board at this stage.

Louis Black, Carolyn Pfeiffer, David Hollander and Nancy P. Sanders are producing. Nero’s original is one of the most influential films the genre, inspiring numerous imitators and the likes of Quentin Tarantino with his recent “Django Unchained”.

Source: THR