Rooney Mara Bags ‘Tattoo’ Lead.
August 18, 2010 Leave a comment
The search is over!
After months of speculation, its has been confirmed that Rooney Mara will take the lead role of Lisbeth Salender in David Fincher’s up and coming remake of swedish crime flick The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo.
Mara was most recently seen in the A Nightmare On Elm Street remake and is set to hit stardom with Fincher’s next project, The Social Network – a film about the birth of Facebook- due out before “..Tattoo.”
Since appearing in Steig Larrsson Millennium Trilogy, the role of Lisbeth Salender has become iconic with Noomi Rapace’s initial filmic incarnation creating a trenchant and cutting figure in swedish culture.
Fincher’s The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo is set to be released on 21 Novemeber 2011, and will also star Daniel Craig, Robin Wright and Stellan Skarsgård.