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Girl with Dragon Tattoo: Who Should Play Salander?

Photo of Anne Thompson By Anne Thompson | Thompson on Hollywood March 18, 2010 at 3:59AM

As the Swedish global hit opens stateside and the English-language version of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo gets under way, screenwriter Steve Zaillian plans to place tough, bisexual hacker/sleuth Lisbeth Salander front and center, recognizing that she's the star of Stieg Larsson's Millenium Trilogy. So who should play her?
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As the Swedish global hit opens stateside and the English-language version of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo gets under way, screenwriter Steve Zaillian plans to place tough, bisexual hacker/sleuth Lisbeth Salander front and center, recognizing that she's the star of Stieg Larsson's Millenium Trilogy. So who should play her?

Vote in poll on jump. And add any other ideas you may have in the comments. Personally, I hope Sony and producer Scott Rudin see the wisdom of setting the series in Sweden with European actors. No Americans, please! It won't be authentic otherwise. Brits are Europeans. They could do it.

Who should play Lisbeth Salander?
Ellen Page
Kristen Stewart
Natalie Portman
Cote de Pablo
Katherine Moennig
  
pollcode.com free polls

This article is related to: Franchises, Headliners, Studios, Stuck In Love, Girl with Dragon Tattoo, Kristen Stewart, Natalie Portman, Keira Knightley, Sony/Screen Gems/Sony Pictures Classics, Screenwriters


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