Emma Stone Tackles “Prejudice and Zombies”

She already took on the undead in “Zombieland”, now actress Emma Stone has been offered the lead role in “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” for Lionsgate says Heat Vision.

The Craig Gillespie-directed take on the classic Jane Austen tale follows Elizabeth Bennet’s quest for love and independence against an outbreak of a deadly virus that turns the dead into zombies.

The likes of Mia Wasikowska and Anne Hathaway have previously been linked, Stone is the latest name on the list. Natalie Portman, Annette Savitch, Richard Kelly, Sean McKittrick and Tedd Hamm are producing.