Golden Globe winner Clair Foy takes on Stieg Larsson’s heroine Lisbeth Salander in The Girl in the Spider’s Web.
The movie is based on the fourth book in the Millennium book series that started with The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. In this new thriller, Lisbeth (Foy) takes on a case that will pit her against a shadow organization and an operative that shares a personal connection with her. Check out the first trailer and let me know what you think.
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 under the direction of Fede Alvarez, the director of 2016’s breakout thriller Don’t Breathe; the screenplay adaptation is by Steven Knight and Fede Alvarez & Jay Basu.
The Girl in the Spider’s Web stars Claire Foy, Sverrir Gudnason, Lakeith Stanfield, Sylvia Hoeks, Stephen Merchant, Claes Bang, Christopher Convery, Synnøve Macody Lund and Vicky Krieps.
It opens in theaters November 9th.