Following their photo call yesterday, the cast and director of the upcoming “The Girl in the Spider’s Web” assembled in Stockholm to discuss the new film, with a video of some of that discussion going online.
Claire Foy takes on the role of Lisbeth Salander, the cult figure and title character of the acclaimed Millennium book series created by Stieg Larsson. Fede Alvarez directs the film from a script he co-wrote with Steven Knight and Jay Basu.
The cast also includes Sverrir Gudnason as Mikael Blomkvist, Sylvia Hoeks as Camilla, Lakeith Stanfield as Ed Needham, and Stephen Merchant as Frans Balder. Claes Bang, Christopher Convery, Synnøve Macody Lund, and Vicky Krieps co-star.
“The Girl in the Spider’s Web” will be released on October 19th.