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Anne Hathaway to Star in 'The Witches' Remake in Role Originated By Anjelica Huston!

Anne Hathaway to Star in 'The Witches' Remake in Role Originated By Anjelica Huston!

Anne Hathaway is set to star as the Grand High Witch in Robert Zemeckis‘ adaptation of the 1990 classic movie The Witches, which was originally based on the Roald Dahl children’s novel.

In the original 1990 movie, Anjelica Huston famous played the Grand High Witch.

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Variety is reporting that Anne closed the deal and the new film will be a closer adaptation to the book than the original film.

No word yet on any other casting, nor when the film will begin production. Stay tuned!

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  • mahbelle

    so now Hollywood is going to remake “classic” movies? *massive eye roll

  • jh7058622

    What do you mean “now”? They’ve been doing that for years now.

  • mahbelle

    yeah, i know but pretty soon they’ll be remaking The Godfather or Goodfellas and it will be tragic.