Christoph Waltz, who garnered serious notice for his performance as Nazi Col. Hans Landa in Inglourious Basterds, has inked a deal to join Seth Rogen, Jay Chou, and Cameron Diaz in The Green Hornet, a source confirms to EW. Waltz will play Chudnofsky, a crime lord who tries to form a super-syndicate among L.A.’s toughest gangs. Waltz, incidentally, won the best actor award at the Cannes film festival for his Basterds role. Hornet bows Dec. 17, 2010.
Sep 14 2009 05:29 PM ET