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Emma Stone in Talks to Play Cruella de Vil in Disney Origin Story

Emma Stone in Talks to Play Cruella de Vil in Disney Origin Story

Emma Stone is in talks to portray iconic Disney villain Cruella de Vil in an upcoming live-action movie, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The 27-year-old Aloha actress may star in the origin story of the 101 Dalmatians character.

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The original animated 101 Dalmatians film premiered in 1961. Cruella was played in live-action by Glenn Close in 1996, and depicted as the head of a fashion house intent on stealing the dalmatians’ famous spotted fur coats.

The film does not yet have a director but is reportedly a priority for the studio and will likely begin shooting within the year.

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