Washington, D.C., Jan. 8: Guess who is the next Cruella de Vil in Disney’s upcoming origins flick ‘ 101 Dalmatians’,it’s none other than Emma Stone. The Oscar-nominated star is in early negations for the role with the team, reports Us magazine. (Also Read: Emma Stone to play Billie Jean King in ‘Battle of the Sexes’) Also Read - Disney's Aladdin or Tangled? Twitter User's Broken Mirror Painting Sets Netizens Lauding For All Dreamy Reasons!
The live-action spin-off of the classic 1961 animated film is currently being written by Kelly Marcel, the writer for ‘ Fifty Shades of Grey’. No director has been finalised yet. Stone would be the second actress to play Cruella in a live-action Disney film. Glenn Close last portrayed the Dalmatian-stealing madwoman, who was originally voiced by Betty Lou Gerson. Also Read - Disney+ Delays Launch in India Via Hotstar Over Growing Coronavirus Fears Also Read - Shraddha Kapoor Looks Straight Out of Disney Fairytale in Shimmery Green Mermaid Dress, Fans Left Smitten