’The Kids Are Alright’ star Julianne is in line to play an abusive, fundamentalist Christian mother called Margaret. According to website Bloody Disgusting, studio Columbia have been ”speaking closely” to Julianne about taking on the role.
‘Carrie’ – which is adapted from the novel by Stephen King – will be directed by ‘Boys Don’t Cry’ filmmaker Kimberly Peirce.
The new movie is described as being a re-adaptation of the original text”.
It is scheduled for release in the US in March 2013.