• Why The Girl In The Spider's Web Director Recast Lisbeth Salander

    2 monthes ago - By Screen Rant

    Claire Foy becomes the third actress to play Lisbeth Salander in Sony's upcoming The Girl in the Spider's Web , but that almost wasn't the case, according to director Fede Alvarez. Foy follows in the footsteps of Noomi Rapace, who played Salander in the original Swedish movie trilogy based on Steig Larsson's Millennium trilogy of novels, and Rooney Mara, who earned an Oscar nomination for her portrayal of Lisbeth Salander in director David Fincher's 2011 adaptation. Given the critical acclaim and Mara's Oscar nomination, it's not terribly surprising that the studio was considering bringing...
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