Elle is set to star in yet another film, according to Variety! The story, which is an adaptation to YA novel set to be published on January 6th 2015, is “a love story told in alternating voices about a girl who learns to live from a boy who intends to die. When Violet and Finch meet atop the bell tower at school, a unique bond is formed, and an unspoken promise made: stop counting the days and start living them”. You can read the full article here
According to The Hollywood Reporter Elle is set to star in the film A Storm in the Stars; The story, tells the passionate love affair between dangerously charismatic poet Percy Shelley and 17-year-old Mary Wollstonecraft, who would a year later write Frankenstein as Mary Shelley. Elle will be playing Mary Shelley, and the film will be directed by the first female Saudi Arabia director Haifaa Al-Mansour. You can read the full article Here
I’ve also added a few pictures of Elle out and about in LA. Enjoy!
009 x Candids > 2014 > July 29th – At Aroma restaurant
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The juries for the 49th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (July 4-12) handed out prizes in four competition categories Saturday night at the Hotel Thermal at a ceremony punctuated by slippery girls in black bikinis sliding across a watery stage. “Karlovy Vary is the face of this country,” Miñarro told the crowd before a screening of the hilarious dark Argentinian comedy “Wild Tales.”
The grand jury for the official competition (Luis Miñarro, Spain, president of the Jury, Mira Fornay, Slovakia, Phedon Papamichael, Greece, Kjartan Sveinsson, Iceland and Viktor Tauš, Czech Republic) awarded the $25,000 Grand Prix Crystal Globe for the producer and director to “Corn Island” (“Simindis kundzuli”), directed by George Ovashvili and financed by Georgia, Germany, France, Czech Republic and Kazakhstan.
A special jury prize of $15,000 went to the director and producer of “Free Fall” (“Szabadesés”), directed by György Pálfi, and financed by Hungary, France, and South Korea. Pálfi also won for Best Director.
American Elle Fanning took home Best Actress for Jeff Preiss’s Sundance debut “Low Down,” making its international premiere here. Ron Yerxa and Albert Berger produced the film, which Oscilloscope will release stateside. “She channels light from above,” said director Preiss.
Elle will be one of the featured guest stars on this wednesday March 20! Be sure to check her interview out!
According to Fangoria Elle is invlolved in a 3D stop-motion fantasy film made by the producers of Coraline and Paranorman! The production has already began with Elle as the voice of Winnie. Take a look at the plot!
Fango got the news that Focus Features and LAIKA are reuniting on THE BOXTROLLS, a 3D stop-motion/CGI hybrid movie that recently began production, based on Alan Snow’s best-selling novel HERE BE MONSTERS and targeted for October 17, 2014 release. The story is set in Cheesebridge, a Victorian-era village preoccupied with wealth, class—and stinky cheeses. A local legend has it that creatures called the Boxtrolls dwell beneath the streets, rising from the sewers at night to stead children and cheeses, though in fact they are friendly beings who have raised a human boy, Eggs (voiced by Isaac Hempstead-Wright) since he was a baby. When the Boxtrolls are threatened by villainous pest exterminator Archibald Snatcher (Ben Kingsley), Eggs must team with rich girl Winnie (Elle Fanning) to make peace between the two worlds… FULL ARTICLE
It looks like we’ll have to wait a few more months to see Elle’s latest film Maleficent; Disney has announced that live-action Maleficent has been shifted from its original release date of March 14, 2014 to July 2, 2014, smack in the middle of the Independence Day holiday. It will also be released in 3-D.
In other news, during Dakota and Elle’s stay in Korea, Dakota was interviewd in the T.V show People Inside. Dakota talks about Elle a little and we can even see the gorgeous behind-the-scenes of the J. Estina photoshoot. Take a look!
Earlier today, Dakota and Elle arrived to South Korea to shoot the 2013 campaign of J Estina! The girls were received with gifts and a big crown of fans; They both look adorable in their matching outfits and so happy so be sure to check the pictures in the gallery and the video below!
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With a huge success already in Film Festivals, Ginger and Rosa finally has a released date for the U.S which is March 15th! Unfortunately it is a limited released. Also, the US trailer of the film has been released, check it out!
In other news, Elle and sister Dakota have left One Talent Management to go with Brittany Kahan, who is starting a talent management division at the production company Echo Lake. You can see the full article HERE
Elle is the cover girl for the Surreal December Issue of Bullett magazine! The spread includes a gorgeous and fashionable shoot in wich Elle looks amazing so be sure to check the pictures out in the gallery!
The article is rather interesting; Make sure to read it below:
[…]It’s certainly there when she talks about Maleficent, the adaptation of Sleeping Beauty she recently finished shooting. If you were to plot Fanning’s ascension on the Y-axis, it’s the natural next step: the director is first-time filmmaker Robert Stromberg, who won an Oscar for his art direction of Avatar, and she’s starring opposite Angelina Jolie. She’s never been involved in a project with so much CGI, or so much Angelina Jolie, and was clearly overjoyed to have been granted access to both. “It was just crazy, otherworldly. Angelina Jolie!” She cuts herself off and gasps. “I remember meeting her for the first time, and she gave me a big hug and said, ‘We’re going to have so much fun!’ And I was just like, Yay! She’s touching my body!”…FULL ARTICLE
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Elle attended the British Independent Film Awards at the Old Billingsgate Market on December 9, 2012 in London. She looked lovely as usual so check the pictures out in the gallery!
I also have tons of pictures to add to the gallery, due to some personal issue I haven’t had the time to upload them, but let’s hope I can soon!
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