A Bastards Update August 8, 2008 Brad Pitt confirmed for Tarantino’s Inglorious Bastards. The rumour that Brad Pitt was to star in Inglorious Bastards has finally been put to rest. Pitt has officially signed on to star as Aldo Raine in Quentin Tarantino’s World War II film Inglorious Bastards. Inglorious Bastards follows a group of of Jewish-American soldiers, lead by Pitt’s character – a Tennessee hillbilly, whose mission is to take down a group of Nazis. Pitt will join Eli Roth and B.J. Novak who were recently confirmed for the project. The film will begin production on October 13th 2008.