Hailee attached to new action flick with Kevin Costner
by Georgia on November 30th, 2012 • Leave a Comment • in Movies, Rumoured Projects
According to Deadline.com Hailee is attached to a new project, this time an action flick alongside Kevin Costner. The film is still untitled, and under the working title of “Three Days to Kill”, but Hailee’s character is a lead. A summary of the film can be seen below.
Hailee Steinfeld, who burst on the scene with an Oscar-nominated turn in True Grit, has landed the lead role opposite Kevin Costner in the untitled action film that McG will direct for Luc Besson’s EuropaCorp and Relativity Media. Scripted by Besson and Adi Hasak under the title Three Days To Kill, the film stars Costner as a Service agent who discovers he’s dying. Before he goes, he attempts to complete a final mission, and reconnect with his estranged daughter. He’s also taking an experimental drug that could prolong his life, and that adds complexity to the ticking clock because of the drug’s hallucinatory side effects. Besson and Virginie Besson-Silla are producing with Hasak and Relativity CEO Ryan Kavanaugh. Tucker Tooley’s exec producer.
Hailee attached to thriller, “Dead of Winter”
by Georgia on August 16th, 2012 • Leave a Comment • in Movies, Rumoured Projects
Variety.com are reporting that Hailee is currently attached to a new project – a suspense thriller following a teenage girl forced to bond with her new stepmother in a remote log cabin/
Steinfeld is slated to play a teen who heads to a remote cabin in the mountains with her father and new stepmother — an experience he hopes will bring the two ladies closer together. When a dangerous fugitive posing as a park ranger shows up, the trio must put aside the family bonding to fight for survival.
Hailee project updates: “Ender’s Game” and “Rosaline”
by Georgia on March 17th, 2012 • Leave a Comment • in "Ender's Game" (2013), Articles, Movies, Rumoured Projects
Back in December, we reported that Hailee was in talks to star in the movie adaptation of “Ender’s Game” alongside Asa Butterfield. Hailee has set the matter straight, Tweeting “New Orleans bound. #EndersGame” – all the confirmation you need, really! “Ender’s Game” will begin filming soon and is currently set for a March 2013 release.
A while back, it was reported that Hailee was in negotiations to play Rosaline in a spin-off of “Romeo and Juliet”. Negotiations seem to have fallen through and Lily Collins is now in negotiations to star in the role.