Thesps added to Universal's 'Snow White' pic
Lily Cole and Sam Spruell have rounded out the cast of Universal’s “Snow White and the Huntsman.”Pic will be directed by Rupert Sanders and stars Chris Hemsworth, Kristen Stewart and Charlize Theron. In this latest version of Snow White, in which the huntsman sent to kill the girl becomes her mentor and protector instead. Cole will play Greta and Spruell will play Finn the Queen’s henchman sent to kill the Huntsman and Snow White. Joe Roth and Palak Patel are producing through Roth Films. Evan Daughtery wrote the script with Hossein Amini doing the most recent polish on the script. Pic is expected to go into production this fall with a release date set for June 1, 2012. The news comes on the heals of the pic casting its dwarves with Ian McShane on board to play the leader of the dwarves Caesar. Cole’s credits include “The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus” and “There Be Dragons.” Spruell’s credits include “The Hurt Locker” and “Defiance.” Cole is repped by WME and United Agents and Spruell is repped by Lou Colson Associates.
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