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New 'Carrie' Cast: Is Chloe Moretz Too Pretty for the Role?

Chloe Grace Moretz/Photo © Dave Allocca/Starpix for Paramount
Chloe Grace Moretz/Photo © Dave Allocca/Starpix for Paramount

The "Carrie" remake has found its titular telekinetic.  No one doubts whether Chloe Moretz has the acting chops to pull it off, but I can't believe they're going to try to pass her off as awkward and homely. Doesn't it kind of throw off the impact of her transformation into prom queen if she starts off looking like a Ford model?

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  • Lady Inkognito

    Chloe is beautiful in this picture but she can certainly rough it down if she wants to. She will be great.

    • Ziggy Stardust

      The character isn't harrased for being ugly anyway - but because she's timid and naieve.

  • fred

    Chloe was cast only because she's a hot item at the moment. But this is serious miscasting. A girl who looks like a model will not be able to correctly portray Carrie.

  • chela

    this remake will never beat the original "Carrie" so doesnt really matter who they cast lol