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Kate Beckinsale Is Top Choice of Lori in 'Total Recall'

April 21, 2011 (4:54 am) GMT
Wife of the film's director reportedly comes at number one to portray the role made famous by Sharon Stone in the original movie.
Kate Beckinsale

could star opposite in "" remake. Report emerges on Wednesday, April 20 that the actress has been offered to slip in the role of Lori who was originally portrayed by in the 1990 movie.

Beckinsale's name is the latest in the list of actresses vying for the lead female roles. Beside Lori, there's also Melina waiting to have an actress to bring her to life. , , and may be one of them but Beckinsale, according to Deadline, is Len Wiseman's top choice for Lori.

Although she wasn't among the those most often mentioned as actresses who read for Lori, Beckinsale happens to be married to the director and has worked with him before in the "Underworld" films. She is now in fact in the middle of filming "Underworld 4: New Dawn" which screenplay is co-written by Wiseman.

The remake's plot of the upcoming movie is reportedly different from the original version. While in the original film Quaid is haunted by a recurring dream of journeying to Mars, in the new version, he is not sure whether he belongs to Euromerica and New Shanghai. The film is set to be unleashed in the United States on August 3, 2012.

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