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Sofia Coppola Drops Out Of Live-Action “Little Mermaid”

Sofia Coppola has reportedly backed out of the live-action adaptation of the classic tale The Little Mermaid, and while the details are scarce, the L.A. Times is reporting that the reason is “creative differences”. The storyline has been shrouded in mystery, but with Caroline Thompson (Edward Scissorhands) working on the script, it may have a dark tint to it. Coppola, …

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Christina Ricci Praises Marc Jacobs, Calls Him ‘Visionary’

Christina Ricci loves everything Marc Jacobs. She has known the designer for a decade, and buys many of his famous pieces. The Addams Family star praised Marc Jacobs during New York Fashion Week earlier this week, calling him a ‘visionary.’ “I’ve known him for over 10 years. He’s such a visionary,” Ricci said. It was while seated in the front …

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Sofia Coppola in Talks to Direct ‘Little Mermaid’

Sofia Coppola is apparently in talks to direct a live-action version of the 1837 Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale, The Little Mermaid, for Universal and Working Title, THR reported Wednesday. The “intention is to move quickly,” sources said. Coppola, director of Lost in Translation and Marie Antoinette, would replace Joe Wright, who was initially named to helm the project. Wright instead turned his attention to Pan, the …

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Sofia Coppola to Helm Live-Action The Little Mermaid

You may be used to seeing Sofia Coppola’s name attached to independent directing projects like The Virgin Suicides and Lost in Translation. However, Deadline is reporting that Francis Ford’s daughter may be entering territory that not even the great The Godfather director has ever ventured, a live-action version of the classic fairy tale The Little Mermaid. Coppola is currently working …

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Sofia Coppola Is In Talks To Direct A Live-Action Version Of “The Little Mermaid”

While the story is not anything like any of her previous films, Sofia Coppola may be the director of The Little Mermaid. The Disney classic will be brought to the big screen, but who will direct the film is still up in the air. She is in negotiations with Universal Pictures to possibly direct a live-action version of the classic …

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Sofia Coppola in Talks to Direct Little Mermaid Film

For decades animation studios have been taking classic fairy tales, such as Cinderella and Little Red Riding Hood, and cleaning them up to make them more child-friendly. The original versions of the stories are always more sinister. For example, in Cinderella, adapted by brothers Grimm but originally a European folk tale, the oldest stepsister was ordered by the mother to …

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Emma Watson Is Inspired By Kim Kardashian

Emma Watson is playing a certain kind of girl in her next movie, “The Bling Ring”, and she says she was inspired by the Kardashian girls when she was trying to get into character. The “Harry Potter” actress has clearly moved away from her iconic “Hermione” character in playing a girl so fascinated with Hollywood celebs that she breaks into …

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Emma Watson Tramp Stamp: “Hermione” Gets Wild New Bad-Girl Makeover

Actress Emma Watson, who is best known for her portrayal of Harry Potter character Hermione Granger in the insanely successful films, has gotten a bit of a bad-girl makeover for a role in Sofia Coppola’s film “The Bling Ring“, and she wears it well. The film is based on the true story of a group of girls who robbed several …

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