‘Girl With Dragon Tattoo’ Sequel Delayed Past 2013
Production is waiting on unfinished screenplay to proceed
The sequel to last year’sÂ The Girl With The Dragon TattooÂ is still in the works and will not be released next year as had been expected,Â reportsÂ Entertainment Weekly.Â
According to a source close to the film, screenwriter Steven Zaillian,Â who also pennedÂ Dragon Tattoo,Â is still working on the script forÂ The Girl Who Played With Fire, and the production cannot proceed until he’s finished.Â The source added that while a release date at this point is unknown, the film is moving forward.
Dragon TattooÂ stars Rooney Mara and Daniel Craig are both locked in to return as protagonists Lisbeth Salander and Mikael Blomkvist, respectively. No one is attached yet to direct, thoughÂ Dragon TattooÂ directorÂ David FincherÂ remains the first choice and has yet to rule out helming the sequel.