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Margot Robbie in Talks to Replace Amanda Seyfried in 'Z for Zachariah'

January 20, 2014 (4:30 am) GMT
The 'Wolf of Wall Street' leading lady is also in negotiations to play Jane opposite Alexander Skarsgard in David Yates' 'Tarzan'.

On heels of her performance as 's love interest in strongly-lauded movie "", is offered two new promising projects. The Wrap learns she is in negotiations to play the female lead in "" and "Tarzan".

Robbie, 23, is reportedly eyed to replace who was initially set to take on the leading lady in "Zachariah". She will star opposite "" hunk and "" actor .

Adapted from Robert C. O'Brien's post-apocalyptic sci-fi novel of the same title, the film follows a girl who believes she is the only survivor after a devastating nuclear event, but comes to learn she is not alone. The movie is directed by Craig Zobel.

As for Robbie's "Tarzan" casting, the rumor has been circulating on the web since late last year. She is expected to play Jane, sharing screen with , , and in this project.

"Harry Potter" helmer David Yates is on board as a director. John August ("", ""), Cormac & Marianne Wibberley (""), and Adam Cozad ("Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit") are working on the script.

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