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Sorry for the heart attack. I mis-remembered:Krystal wrote:An American group has bought the rights to do the film in English, so this is going to happen. Tom Cruise? Where did you hear this? Not Bloomquist I hope.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Girl_w ... gon_Tattoowrote:According to The Guardian, George Clooney, Johnny Depp, and Brad Pitt are all interested in playing the central role of Mikael Blomkvist, but Daniel Craig was in more serious talks for the lead in June. Twilight's Kristen Stewart and Juno's Ellen Page have expressed interest to play Lisbeth Salander, as well as Carey Mulligan. Producer Søren Stærmose of Yellow Bird, who holds the screen rights to the books, has been approached by directors including Quentin Tarantino, Ridley Scott, and Martin Scorsese. On December 16, 2009 leading Swedish newspaper Svenska Dagbladet reported that Sony Pictures Entertainment are in final negotiating with Yellow Bird about the film rights according to Yellow Bird Managing Director Mikael Wallén. Steve Zaillian has been in discussions to adapt the first book. 
David Fincher is set to direct a 2012 production starrring Daniel Craig and Carey Mulligan.
ITA she would be PERFECT for the role. I meant to get the movie this weekend but never got around to it. Hopefully I'll see it soon. ;)tgir wrote:My (unlikely to be fulfilled) ideal candidate for a US version (and I know there will have to be one) would be Summer Glau from Firefly. She's the only person I can think of who would suit.