Sony‘s Columbia Pictures has brought online a new featurette for The Girl in the Spider’s Web in which star Claire Foy talks about Lisbeth Salander in the November 9 release. Directed by Fede Álvarez (Evil Dead, Don’t Breathe), the new film was written by Steven Knight and Álvarez & Jay Basu.
Lisbeth Salander, the cult figure and title character of the acclaimed “Millennium” book series created by Stieg Larsson, will return to the screen in The Girl in the Spider’s Web, a first-time adaptation of the recent global bestseller. Golden Globe winner Claire Foy, the star of The Crown, will play the outcast vigilante defender.
Also starring are Sverrir Gudnason, Lakeith Stanfield, Sylvia Hoeks, Stephen Merchant, Claes Bang, Christopher Convery, Synnøve Macody Lund, and Vicky Krieps.
The film was produced by Amy Pascal, Elizabeth Cantillon, Scott Rudin, Eli Bush, Ole Søndberg, Søren Stᴂrmose, and Berna Levin. The executive producers are Arnon Milchan, Robert J. Dohrmann, David Fincher, Line Winther Skyum Funch, Johannes Jensen, and Anni Faurbye Fernandez.