Stephen Merchant has joined the cast of Fede Álvarez´s The Girl in the Spider’s Web. The Sony Pictures production has also added Norwegian actress Synnøve Macody Lund. Variety reports that there is still no information as to who the two will be playing in the film. They join Claire Foy and Sverrir Gudnason who take over the roles previously played by Rooney Mara and Daniel Craig.
The screenplay is by Steven Knight and Fede Alvarez & Jay Basu, based on the global bestseller written by David Lagercrantz. Filming locations include Stockholm and Berlin. Principal photography began at the end of last month, and the film is scheduled to be released on November 9, 2018
More To Come
Sony is continuing its development of the next book in the Millennium series, The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye. Sony´s Columbia Pictures has the rights to all future Millennium Series books.
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