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    Craig Gillespie Says ‘Pride and Prejudice And Zombies’ Is Ready & He Hopes To Shoot In 2012

    When “Lars and the Real Girl” director Craig Gillespie was first tapped to direct the remake of ‘80s camp horror classic “Fright Night,” a collective WTF seemed to ring out from the film community at large. Of course, Gillespie also directed the studio comedy “Mr. Woodcock,” which has even less in c...

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    Emma Stone Won't Face Zombies Again, Actress Turns Down Role In 'Pride And Prejudice And Zombies'

    Update: Deadline reports that Emma Stone has unsurprisingly turned down the role of "Pride And Prejudice And Zombies." Watch for Deadline's shortlist story coming in 3...2...1...

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    'Fright Night' & 'Buffy' Scribe Marti Noxon To Rewrite 'Pride and Prejudice and Zombies'

    For a pitch so simple (Jane Austen + The Undead = bidding war!), the adaptation of Seth Grahame-Smith's "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" has had some problems actually getting made. Originally set to team Natalie Portman and "The Fighter" writer-director David O. Russell, both talent jumped ship, thanks to, respectively, pregnancy and a career resurgence, and backers Lionsgate have subsequently gone through half of Hollywood trying to get the film on screen: Mike White was briefly going to direct, and names from Scarlett Johannson, Bradley Cooper and Tilda Swinton to David Slade, Mike Newell and Christopher Smith were all mentioned as possib...

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    Ian McKellen & Judi Dench To Star In Period Zombie Comedy 'The Curse of The Buxom Strumpet'

    Gillian Anderson and Mark Williams Also In CastOne of the hottest properties around Hollywood in the last few years has been Seth Grahame-Smith's "Pride & Prejudice & Zombies," a revisionist take on Jane Austen's classic romance that chucks the undead into the mix. But despite being in development for a couple of years now, the film's made slow progress, burning through two directors, David O. Russell and Mike White, before landing its current helmer, "Lars and The Real Girl"'s Craig Gillespie, and it's yet to officially attach any cast members, despite the rumored interest of Natalie Portman, Scarlett Johansson, Bradley Cooper and others. Ba...

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    David O. Russell's Script Will Still Be Used For 'Pride And Prejudice And Zombies'

    Compares Upcoming Film To Tim Burton's 'Sleepy HollowWith Craig Gillespie now locked down for "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies," everyone can now focus on the actual film rather than the endless process of finding a director. And it didn't take long for the first interview about the film to hit as G...

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    Craig Gillespie Back As The Frontrunner To Direct ‘Pride And Prejudice And Zombies’

    Update: Deadline reports that Craig Gillespie is now locked to direct. Finally.

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    Seth Grahame-Smith & David Katzenberg Eyeing Co-Directing 'Pride And Prejudice And Zombies'

    With David O. Russell and Mike White both having temporarily filled and subsequently vacated the director's chair for the gestating adaptation of "Pride And Prejudice And Zombies" the hunt is still on and more names continue to surface. Last month, Craig Gillespie -- who helmed "Lars And the Real Gi...

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    2011 (Or 12): The Year The Vampire Film's Brain Gets Eaten By The Zombie Genre?

    With Over 20 Zombie-Related Films In Production In Hollywood, Humanizing The Undead Appears To Be The Next TrendSick of bloodsuckers and woe-is-me vampire tales? Inundated by the genre, its addiction and immortality themes that played out in "Twilight" and that are ubiquitous in TV on "True Blood," ...

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    Craig Gillespie In Talks To Direct 'Pride And Prejudice And Zombies'

    The musical chairs continues on the developing "Pride And Prejudice And Zombies." With David O. Russell and Mike White having previously occupied the directorial slot on the picture and left, yet another name is in contention to take on the picture.

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    Christopher Smith Not Confirmed For 'Pride And Prejudice And Zombies'

    If "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" doesn't get rolling soon, it'll officially start to attract the label "troubled project." Based on the best-selling genre-blender from Seth Grahame-Smith (who's clearly found his niche, also penning both the source material and the script for "Abraham Lincoln: Va...

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