Ellen Page In “The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo”?

July 23rd, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by GD  

By Gina Gomez
ellenJuly 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The American remake of “The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo”, the much acclaimed international best-selling Swedish mystery novel by Stieg Larsson is all set to be released on December 2011. The American film adaption of the novel will be directed by David Fincher. The cast has not yet been decided till now, but some sources say that Ellen Page of “Inception” fame might play the character of the protagonist.

The director David Fincher has considered Daniel Craig for the lead male role of Mikael Blomkvist as a reputed media source said. It was first said that Kristen Stewart of “Twilight” will play the complex role of Lisbeth Salander in “The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo” but later the rumors flew that she would no longer play the role. However, the director of the movie or the stars themselves has not yet said anything about the star-cast.

A host of young actresses are said to be battling it out for the lead role in the remake of “The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo” but a reputed media source said that the “Hard Candy” actor is in the lead for the role of Lisbeth Salander as she suits the best for the role. Kristen Stewart, Mia Wasikowska of “Alice In Wonderland” and Carey Mulligan of “An Education” are the other contenders for the role. The Canadian actress has not yet confirmed anything to the media. The Swedish film version of “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” made a profit over $100 million worldwide and the director of the American version expects that this time too the movie will be a blockbuster. The audience is expecting that the director will announce the star-cast very soon.

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