And the list of actresses who have better things to do than star in “Pride And Prejudice And Zombies” continues to grow.
Just a couple of weeks ago, it was reported that Blake Lively was officially offered the lead in upcoming movie to be directed by Craig Gillespie. The knee-jerk reaction from nerds around the web was that the “Gossip Girl” star wasn’t fit the wear the corset for the role, even though with movies like “The Town” and “The Private Lives Of Pippa Lee,” she’s proven she has more range than the teen soap opera would suggest. Well guys, you can relax, as Variety has tweeted: “Casting update, news broke a couple weeks back that Blake Lively was offered lead in PRIDE PREJUDICE AND ZOMBIES. She has officially passed.” So the hunt will have to continue, but if the filmmakers want some kind of name talent, they are quickly running out of options.