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Blake Lively Passes on 'Pride & Prejudice & Zombies'

Blake Lively Passes on 'Pride & Prejudice & Zombies'

Blake Lively wears a black robe and comfy boots on the set of Gossip Girl on Tuesday (October 11) in New York City.

The 24-year-old actress recently turned down the lead role in the upcoming movie Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, according to Variety‘s Justin Kroll.

Blake is the latest actress to pass on the project.

Back in June, Emma Stone declined the same offer to play Elizabeth Bennett, while Lionsgate reportedly also eyed Anne Hathaway, and Mia Wasikowska. Scarlett Johansson was also rumored for the part after Natalie Portman dropped out.

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28 Responses to “Blake Lively Passes on 'Pride & Prejudice & Zombies'”

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    Slig o lambert^_____^cute Says:


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    Slig o lambert^_____^cute Says:


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    Slig o lambert^_____^cute Says:


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    Cole Says:

    I’m glad she passed. Even if this movie is a comedy take on Pride & Prejudice, Blake would never pass as Elizabeth.

  5. 5
    SnOOKIE Says:

    yeah right… all these great actresses and blake lively.. hahahahaha

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    OMG Says:

    she could be the obnoxious sister of Mr. Bingley LOL
    everyone hates her anyway so she would have that in common with the character

  7. 7
    Domino Says:

    SO GLAD!!! I’m looking forward to this movie.

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    T Says:

    So she passed up the role is code for she didnt screw enough producers to get the role right?

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    Delphic Says:

    Wow the script must suck for even Blake to turn it down.

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    Ann Says:

    loool @ Blake Lively turning down this role. Why is this news? Why not post about her not getting roles (which always happens and makes people laugh) instead of posting about her passing on roles that were never given to her?

    Even if this role was given to her do you honestly think she would take it after seeing all of those actresses passing on it? She wants us to think that she’s in their league not one who takes other people’s scraps.

    The absolute worst thing Ryan Reynold’s could do is attach himself to this girl. If those rumours happen to be true the hate will come down hard on him.

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    James Merrick Says:

    Blake Lively is lovely, gorgeous, sexy and beautiful. She’s amazing. That woman is incredible. There’s a lovely gentleness and sweetness to her. I hope she finds love and happiness with someone around her age now.

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    ace11 Says:

    Sooner or Later after a guy thats shes with is going to want something more than sex…

    she doesn’t look like she would be able to give a meaningful conversation

  13. 13

    Gilad Shalit is coming HOME!!!! we are soooooooooooooo happy here in Israel!!! (((((((((:

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    Cole Says:

    haha yes she would make a perfect Caroline.

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    Cleo Says:

    She’s so pretty even when she’s tired!

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    Lolita Says:

    Thank God she passed it. She’s a pretty face, but a sucky/boring actress.

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    yeah right Says:

    So she’s turning down roles that was initially offered to Natalie Portman, an Oscar winning actress? Damn. Blake must give good head. She’s doing someone big in HW for sure to get a shot at this role.

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    Frozoid Says:

    Why do these “stars” feel compelled to clutch on to their iphones like a security blanket? Very annoying and desperate of them.

  19. 19
    Flee Says:

    So far sane posts
    Mixed praise and critical
    Countdown before the b******d usual suspects from Refaeli psost to show up

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    noelle Says:

    @HAHAHAHAHA: yes, finally!!! its celebration time! :)
    btw, this girl cant act…and whats with her mouth all the time?

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    cherry Says:

    I cant believe everyone I̶̲̥̅̊s̶̲̥̅̊ hating on blake…too bad

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    Larissa Says:

    Good, because everyone knows she’d ruin the movie anyway.

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    @_@ Says:

    Hows care?

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    unknown Says:

    Blake has to be the most overhyped person in hollywood. She’s not that talented or attractive

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    Cammie Says:

    Her face look mannish in that pic….She isn’t that attractive

    LOL!….Blake is one of the last people they asked as usual she is behind Emma Stone and Carey Mulligan with Roles…

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