The Lionsgate movie Pride and Prejudice and Zombies is being directed by Craig Gillespie. The film takes the classic Jane Austen tale featuring Elizabeth Bennet's quest for love and independence and throws in an outbreak of a deadly virus that turns the dead into zombies.
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies is produced by Natalie Portman, Annette Savitch, Richard Kelly, Sean McKittrick and Tedd Hamm. The movie bosses were earlier considering names of Mia Wasikowska and Anne Hathaway for the movie. However, Stone has just wrapped The Amazing Spider-Man and she is said to be starting shoot for Zombie flick.
Actress Emma Stone has previously played Jesse Eisenberg"s love interest in the movie Zombieland. The actress is now heading back to the world of zombies. Yes! Emma, who is busy with shooting of the film The Amazing Spider-Man, has been offered the lead in the movie Pride and Prejudice and Zombies.