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American actress Rooney Mara has bagged the lead role in the forthcoming film ”The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo”. Mara beat out a host of others, including British starlet Carey Mulligan to land the part. Mara, 25, will play Lisbeth Salander, a fearless genius tormented by a terrible childhood, in the crime thriller based on […] Continue reading Rooney Mara lands lead role in ”The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo”

Actress Maggie Gyllenhaal has given up the limelight to take on the role of a domestic housewife, putting motherhood and family first. Gyllenhaal, 32, who is married to actor Peter Sarsgaard, 39, revealed that she is researching how to run a home by reading “Home Comforts: The Art and Science of Keeping House”. “It doesn’t […] Continue reading Maggie Gyllenhaal takes up domestic goddess role

Although David Fincher claimed he wanted an unknown actor to play the lead role in his flick ”The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo”, it seems he is considering Scarlett Johansson for the role. According to New York Daily News sources, Johansson auditioned for Fincher in L.A., and the director and his team were “very impressed” […] Continue reading Johansson may be ‘shooed in’ for ”The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo” role

Keira Knightley faced one of the toughest challenges of her career in new film— having to look unattractive. The 25-year-old British actress plays a sickly plain Jane in new flick ‘Never Let Me Go’, which co-stars Carey Mulligan. But director Mark Romanek said that the role was tricky for Keira. “It was difficult,” the Daily […] Continue reading Keira Knightley faces toughest role in new flick

The movie ‘‘The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo’ has caused a frenzy with every actress in the Hollywood industry doing her best to grab the role of the homicidal, binge-drinking bisexual Lisbeth Salander in the flick. “There aren”t that many good parts out there these days. Every chick wants to play it,” The New York […] Continue reading Hollywood actresses vying for ‘The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo’ role