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Rooney Mara’s ‘Dragon Tattoo’ Transformation Has Begun

| October 8, 2010 - 12:38 pm

How does a gal go about turning herself into brooding-but-brilliant hacker Lisbeth Salander? Apparently, with no small amount of effort.
E! Online reports that Rooney Mara—currently seen on screens across the nation in the hit Internet drama The Social Network—is undergoing a radical transformation to prepare for playing Salander in the highly anticipated remake… More »

Newcomer Rooney Mara Cast in ‘Dragon Tattoo’ Lead

| August 16, 2010 - 11:58 am

The English-language remake of The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo has finally found its Lisbeth Salander.
After white-hot speculation that had a number of big Hollywood names, including Kristen Stewart, Natalie Portman, Anne Hathaway and Emma Watson, possibly filling the role, relative newcomer Rooney Mara has won the coveted part of the hacker/heroine, a… More »

Was Kristen Stewart Edged out of ‘Dragon Tattoo’ Lead?

| July 22, 2010 - 11:31 am

Sorry, Kristen Stewart fans; your dreams of seeing the Twilight beauty kicking butt as hacker Lisbeth Salander in a The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo remake probably won’t be fulfilled.
Sony Pictures has issued a December 21, 2011, release date for Dragon Tattoo, and a short list of potential actresses for the lead role… More »

Kristen Stewart to Get All Hacked Up With George Clooney in New Role?

Celebuzz | January 2, 2010 - 10:19 am

Now here’s a role that Kristen Stewart can really sink her teeth into. Or at least bite her lip over.
The New Moon beauty is rumored to be up for he part of hacker Lisbeth Salander in an upcoming adaptation of the Swedish film trilogy Millennium. What’s more, the top contender for the male… More »