Or at least she WILL be!
Just as Angelina Jolie will appear as the villainous Maleficent in a live-action re-telling of Sleeping Beauty, Cate Blanchett is currently in negotiations to take on the role of the evil stepmother in an updated version of Cinderella set to be produced by Disney.
Thanks to the success of their Alice in Wonderland remake with Johnny Depp, the House of Mouse has been developing this project since May of 2010, and
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If every Star Wars fan gives you a dollar, will you be able to make the show then?
George Lucas has informed fans via the web that he’s putting the live-action Star Wars TV series on hold because he’s struggling with finding ways to fund it.
The timing is ironic, given the fact that just yesterday he agreed to pledge half his money to charity…BUT he'll still have half of his money, which is A LOT.
Star Wars fans need this, George. Making this show is kind of like charity for desperately lonely and insecure people who need a live-action Star Wars TV series to make sex-less, relationship-less life a bit brighter.
Just give it some thought, George. That’s all we’re saying. We’re still very impressed with you.
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