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Rooney Mara in Talks to Play Tiger Lily in Peter Pan Origin Movie

March 13, 2014 (5:56 am) GMT
The 'Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' star is eyed to play the Native American princess in the adventure fantasy movie to be directed by Joe Wright.
Rooney Mara

is circling a female lead role in "Pan (2015)". The Wrap learns that "" star is in negotiations to play Native American princess Tiger Lily in Warner Bros.' Peter Pan origin film that will hit U.S. theaters on July 17, 2015.

Who will play the title role is still unclear, but is expected to play Captain Hook and will portray Blackbeard. Joe Wright ("") is on board to helm the project based on the script by "" writer Jason Fuchs.

The villain is Blackbeard as this movie will focus on the years when Peter Pan and Hook were close friends before they got estranged later. It is scheduled to open June 26, 2015 in the U.S., against "".

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