Emma Thompson to star in ‘Cruella’
Los Angeles, May 15 Veteran actor-writer Emma Thompson is in early negotiations to feature in Disney’s “Cruella”.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Thompson will join Emma Stone, who stars in the title role of Cruella De Vil, the villain of the 1961 animated classic “101 Dalmatians”.
“I, Tonya” director Craig Gillespie is attached to direct.
Stone will play the infamous villain in what is being billed as an origin story, set in the early 1980s with a punk vibe.”Cruella” is slated to hit the theatres on December 23, 2020.