In great news that landed online yesterday Aussie actor Damon Herriman has joined the cast of Once Upon a Time in Hollywood playing Charles Manson the role everyone was waiting to see who got cast. Herriman rounds out the impressive cast including Lena Dunham, Dakota Fanning, Damian Lewis, Luke Perry, James Marsden, Timothy Olyphant, Tim Roth, Burt Reynolds, Rumer Willis (playing actress Joanna Pettet), Dreama Walker (actress and singer Connie Stevens), Costa Ronin (actor Voytek Frykowski, who was one of the victims of the Manson Family’s murder spree), and Margaret Qualley, Victoria Pedretti and Madisen Beaty as a trio of girls in the Family.
Obviously with Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt playing the leads with Margot Robbie as Sharon Tate.
A TV actor and his stunt double embark on an odyssey to make a name for themselves in the film industry in 1969 Los Angeles, around the time of the Charles Manson murders.
Herriman has recently been seen in the Mr Inbetween TV Series and movies including Down Under, The Water Diviner and Son of a Gun.
I’m really excited about this casting and I can’t wait to see what he brings to the role!
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood opens July 2019.