Chloe Moretz - Moretz To Lead Remake Of Carrie

Child star Chloe Grace Moretz has landed the leading role in a movie remake of Stephen King's chilling horror tale Carrie.
The Hugo actress, 15, will portray possessed teenager Carrie White in the supernatural film, taking on the part made famous by a young Sissy Spacek in director Brian De Palma's classic 1976 adaptation.
Filmmaker Kim Pierce will direct the new project and Moretz is thrilled at the prospect of bringing Carrie to a new generation.
In a Twitter.com post on Tuesday (27Mar12), she writes, "Never been so happy in my life! Thank you Kim Pierce and thank u Mgm for the chance of a lifetime i will never forget!"
Author King's bestselling novel was also turned into a TV movie in 2002.


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Ida Noe

Congratulations to Miss Moretz! She's been doing great stuff lately with a lot more to come. I'm eager to see Dark Shadows, and now can anticipate something else good from my early days. I hope her jet setting doesn't wear her down too much. D.W.
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