Fincher’s ‘Girl With the Dragon Tattoo’ remake to bow Dec. 21, 2011
HollywoodNews.com: Sony has dated the U.S. remake of the foreign-language hit “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” for Dec. 21, 2011.
As previously announced, David Fincher is in the director’s chair, Scott Rudin is shepherding as producer with Daniel Craig in talks to play a disgraced journalist who is hired to find a missing woman.
The title role has not been cast yet, however, it’s been said that Fincher and Rudin are looking for a fresh face.
“Dragon Tattoo” is based on the first book in the bestseller trilogy by late Swedish author Stieg Larsson. The original film has made $102 million worldwide. Part two, “The Girl Who Played With Fire” bowed on July 9 in the U.S. and has made close to $4 million stateside with a grand running global total of $53 million.