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The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo set for 2018 release


The sequel to the Oscar- nominated “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” is all set to hit the screens in October next year with a brand new star cast. Titled as “The Girl in the Spider’s Web”, the film will be directed by “Don’t Breathe” fame Fede Alvarez from a screenplay by Steven Knight, Fede Alvarez and Jay Basu. “I’m hugely excited and grateful for this opportunity. Lisbeth Salander is the kind of character any director dreams of bringing to life. We’ve got a great script and now comes the most fun part — finding our Lisbeth.” According to insiders, Natalie Portman and Scarlett Johansson are among the actresses who are in the running to play the main lead of Lisbeth Salander.