The Hollywood Reporter announced that Tim Burton has finally found his Alice. Burton’s been working on a big-budget live action w/ mo-cap version of “Alice in Wonderland”. After a long search for their star, they finally found her in Australian actress Mia Wasikowska (seen in HBO’s “In Treatment”, and will star opposite Daniel Craig in the upcoming film “Defiance”).
The film, based on a script by Linda Woolverton (“The Lion King”), will be produced by longtime Burton collaborator Richard Zanuck, former Disney chairman Joe Roth and Jennifer and Suzanne Todd. It will be shot with live-action and performance-capture footage and presented in Disney Digital 3-D. Disney creative executive Jason Reed will oversee the project, set to begin principal photography in November.