DJANGO Unchained was a 2012 hit film that starred Jamie Foxx in Quentin Tarantino’s slavery-themed film.
10 years later, in a 2022 interview, Kanye stated that the idea for the film was stolen from him.
What did Kanye West say about Django Unchained?
On October 21, 2022, Kanye West spoke to Piers Morgan about Pierce Morgan Uncensored and claimed that Quentin Tarantino and Jamie Foxx stole his idea to create Django Unchained.
He said during the interview, “Tarantino can write a film about slavery where — actually he and Jamie, they got the idea from me because I pitched the idea for Django to Jamie Foxx and Quentin Tarantino as a video for Gold Digger.”
“And then Tarantino made a movie out of it.”
Jamie Foxx, who was the main character in the 2012 film, had a prominent role in Kanye’s song and video clip “Gold Digger.”
Who else has Kanye accused of stealing his ideas?
Kanye made allegations against Kim Kardashian on the Tucker Carlson show, telling the host that he accuses her of stealing ideas from his Yeezy brand for her SKIMS brand.
He also criticized the star’s shapewear company for using sexualised imagery to sell products.
“I had a lot of issues with the imagery of SKIMS,” he began.
“There were a lot of images that were overly sexualized and things that my wife and daughters didn’t want to see done again to sell their product in the future.”
Kanye spoke about his personal involvement with SKIMS in the early days when he and Kim were still married.
“SKIMS is based on a lot of Yeezy ideas,” he claimed.
“I had to use my connections in fashion to establish Kim in a way that fashionable people would say, ‘I’m ready to wear Kim’s line.'”
What is Kanye West’s net worth?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Kanye aka Ye has a net worth of approximately $4 billion as of October 2022.
While his music, touring and merchandise made him a multi-millionaire, it was his fashion brand Yeezy that brought him into the billionaire club.
The value of the Yeezy brand, which Ye fully owns, is estimated at around $5 billion, and his collaboration with The Gap is estimated at around $1 billion.
https://www.the-sun.com/entertainment/6507732/kanye-west-django-unchained-movie/ What did Kanye West say about Django Unchained?