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Austrian Actor Christoph Waltz's Success With Quentin Tarantino


Austrian-German actor Christoph Waltz poses with his award for best supporting actor for his role in "Django Unchained," at the 85th Academy Awards in Hollywood, California February 24, 2013. REUTERS/ Mike Blake (UNITED STATES TAGS:ENTERTAINMENT) (OSCARS-BACKSTAGE) - RTR3E9A8



Austrian actor Christoph Waltz picked up his second Academy Award for best supporting actor Sunday night, for Quentin Tarantino's film "Django Unchained."

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Waltz won in 2009 for "Inglourious Basterds," also a Tarantino film.

The BBC's Entertainment Reporter Natalie Jamieson says as soon as Waltz walked in to audition for "Inglourious Basterds," Tarantino knew he had found a priceless character actor.