As the Swedish global hit opens stateside and the English-language version of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo gets under way, screenwriter Steve Zaillian plans to place tough, bisexual hacker/sleuth Lisbeth Salander front and center, recognizing that she’s the star of Stieg Larsson’s Millenium Trilogy. So who should play her?
Vote in poll on jump. And add any other ideas you may have in the comments. Personally, I hope Sony and producer Scott Rudin see the wisdom of setting the series in Sweden with European actors. No Americans, please! It won’t be authentic otherwise. Brits are Europeans. They could do it.