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Victoria's Secret Model Cara Delevingne Cast as Mermaid in Peter Pan Movie

April 28, 2014 (6:10 am) GMT
The 'Face of an Angel' actress joins the cast ensemble that includes Hugh Jackman, Rooney Mara, Garrett Hedlund, and Amanda Seyfried.

Another famous face is added to the cast ensemble of Joe Wright's "". Deadline reports Victoria's Secret model is in talks for a small role in the live-action adaptation of Peter Pan, and The Sun now reveals she is tapped to play a mermaid.

"It will be quite a demanding role as there will be a lot of underwater work and stunts," a source says. "Filming underwater could scare a lot of actresses but Cara is definitely up for the challenge."

The U.K. runway beauty joins previously-confirmed members like as Blackbeard, as Hook, as Tiger Lily, Adeel Akhtar as Smee, as Peter, and as Mary.

Scripted by Jason Fuchs, the film will offer a new take on the origin of the classic characters created by J.M. Barrie. It is set by Warner Bros. for a worldwide release on July 17, 2015.

Delevingne made her brief debut on big screen as Princess Sorokina in 2012's "". She will next appear in psychological thriller "" which is inspired by the real-life story of Amanda Knox. She is also in negotiations to star in period romance movie "" for The Weinstein Company.

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