Rooney Mara in Talks to Play Tiger Lily in Peter Pan Origin Movie
Rooney Mara is circling a female lead role in "Pan (2015)". The Wrap learns that "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)" 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 Garrett Hedlund is expected to play Captain Hook and Hugh Jackman will portray Blackbeard. Joe Wright ("Pride and Prejudice") is on board to helm the project based on the script by "Ice Age: Continental Drift" 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 "Ted 2".
More Pan News
- Song Joong Ki and Song Hye Kyo Are Asked to Tie the Knot at 'DotS' Theme Park
- New Couple Alert! Brooklyn Beckham and Madison Beer Are Dating
- 'Gambit' Is Being Reworked Following Success of 'Deadpool' and 'Logan'
- Rob Kardashian Returns to Twitter to Post Photo of Daughter Dream
- 'Home Alone' Actor John Heard Dies at 72
- Comic-Con: 'The Walking Dead' First Season 8 Trailer Teases Major Time Jump
- Jeremy Meeks and Chloe Green Make Out During L.A. Coffee Run: We Are in Love
- Beyonce's Madame Tussauds Wax Figure 'Adjusted' After Whitewashing Controversy