Actress Rooney Mara [“Her”] has been signed to play the role of tribal princess Tiger Lily in “Pan” – the upcoming live-action re-imagining of the Peter Pan franchise based on the children’s novel by J.M. Barrie. Mara joins Hugh Jackman [Blackbeard] and Garrett Hedlund as a young Captain Hook in a tale set during World War II which has Peter captured by pirates and taken to Neverland where he becomes determined to save the world from the likes of Blackbeard. The role of the young Pan has yet to be cast.
“Pan” is currently scheduled to be released on July 17, 2015.