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Scarlett Johansson replaces Samantha Morton in movie
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Scarlett Johansson replaces Samantha Morton in movie

Jun 25 2013, 7:00pm CDT | by

Los Angeles, June 26 (IANS) Actress Scarlett Johansson has replaced Samantha Morton in director Spike Jonze's upcoming drama film.

Los Angeles, June 26 — Actress Scarlett Johansson has replaced Samantha Morton in director Spike Jonze's upcoming drama film. Morton had already completed work on her role as the voice of an...

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Scarlett Johansson replaces Samantha Morton in movie

Jun 25 2013, 7:00pm CDT | by

Los Angeles, June 26 (IANS) Actress Scarlett Johansson has replaced Samantha Morton in director Spike Jonze's upcoming drama film.

Los Angeles, June 26 — Actress Scarlett Johansson has replaced Samantha Morton in director Spike Jonze's upcoming drama film.

Morton had already completed work on her role as the voice of an operating system, but the filmmaker subsequently decided to take the project in a different direction and hired Johansson, reports Vulture.com.

"I think, unfortunately, it's pretty normal in terms of my not-quite-painless-for-everyone-involved 'process' of discovering what the movie is. Samantha was with us on set and was amazing," Jonze said in a statement.

"It was only in post production, when we started editing, that we realised that what the character/movie needed was different from what Samantha and I had created together. So we recast and since then Scarlett has taken over that role," he added.

The director insists he is very fond of Morton and that he will collaborate with her in future.

"I love Samantha. I've been friends with her forever and I hope we make lots of things together in the future," he said.

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Jessica Chastain Begs Colin Farrell to Seduce Her in New “Miss Julie” Trailer: Watch Now!

Jul 23 2014 8:07am CDT | Source: GossipCenter

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Heating things up for the international trailer, Jessica Chastain and Colin Farrell reveal their unique chemistry on-screen for "Miss Julie." Based on the naturalistic play written by August Strindberg in 1888, the film takes place “Over the course of a midsummer night in Fermanagh in 1890 when an unsettled daughter of the Anglo-Irish aristocracy encourages her father's valet to seduce her.” "Miss Julie" is set to debut at the 2014 Toronto In ...
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First International Trailer for 'Miss Julie'

Jul 22 2014 1:38pm CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

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Announced this morning, Liv Ullmann's Miss Julie starring Jessica Chastain and Colin Farrell will have its world premiere at the Toronto Film Festival and now the first trailer for the film has arrived.An adaptation from August Strindberg's battle-of-the-sexes play set in 1874, the story is set on a country estate in Ireland and over the course of one midsummer night, Miss Julie explores the brutal, charged power strug ...
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Phoenix To Self: 'Why Am I Talking About This? ... Joaquin, Shut Up'

May 30 2014 10:47am CDT | Source: WNYC Music

Joaquin Phoenix Visits "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon"
This interview was originally broadcast on Jan. 21, 2014. Joaquin Phoenix started his acting career in 1982, when he was about 8, on an episode of the TV series Seven Brides For Seven Brothers. (His brother, the late River Phoenix, was a regular in the series.) He tells Fresh Air's Terry Gross that he still vividly remembers his first time on a set. "I remember feeling like I was buzzing, like my whole body was vibrating, because it was just so exciting to ...
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New Poster and Stills for 'Miss Julie' Starring Jessica Chastain

May 29 2014 5:21pm CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

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More than a year after our first look arrived, we finally have some more substantial glimpses at one of our most anticipated pictures of 2014: Miss Julie, which sees Jessica Chastain, Samantha Morton, and Colin Farrell lead another interpretation of the eponymous classic text, this time adapted by none other than Liv Ullmann. Not just another costume-drama in the vein of Masterpiece Theater.And, thankfully, a prem ...
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