UPDATE: CAPTAIN AMERICA's Hayley Atwell Reveals That She Has Joined The Cast Of CINDERELLA

We've heard a lot of casting news for Kenneth Branagh's Cinderella, but none of them revealed that Captain America: The First Avenger star Hayley Atwell had joined the cast. Well, the actress has now confirmed that she's been shooting the movie at Pinewood this week. Read on for details!

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By Josh Wilding - 8/21/2013
Cinderella has its titular character (Lily James), a handsome prince (Richard Madden), a wicked stepmother (Cate Blanchett), two wicked stepsisters (Sophie McShera and Holliday Granger) and a Fairy Godmother (Helena Bonham Carter), but as you can see from the Tweet below, Hayley Atwell has now joined the cast of the Kenneth Branagh helmed live-action remake of the classic fairy tale. There's no word on who she will play, but it seems fair to say that the cast of the movie is shaping up to be extremely impressive so far. Who do you think she could be playing?





UPDATE: In an interview with BBC News, the actress revealed exactly who she will be playing in the movie. "I've been at Pinewood rehearsing Cinderella for Kenneth Branagh, so I've been doing that during the day and then the shows in the evening. My character? When Cinderella is five-years-old she loses her mum and she's a good mum, that's all I can really say, that it's her biological mum. I'm really looking forward to working with him [Branagh], he knows how your mind works, so its wonderful. He's very thorough, like a theatre director. It's with Cate Blanchett as well so I'm in very good company - she's quite an extraordinary artist and I've been huge fan of her work." Thanks to CBM's 'HOOThoot' for the heads up.
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DrDoom - 8/21/2013, 10:51 AM
Now I have a reason to see this movie
Jollem - 8/21/2013, 11:05 AM
she's attractive in a soccer mom kind of way
Reasonnnn - 8/21/2013, 11:08 AM
My god...
kevberg - 8/21/2013, 11:20 AM
@jollem.. what? she's pretty in a " oh man the things i wish i could do to wreck that chick " kinda way.
Jollem - 8/21/2013, 11:25 AM
@kevberg - so, in other words...?

CherryBomb - 8/21/2013, 11:26 AM

I really don't know who she could be playing!
Maybe Cindie's mother in a flashback?

I have no idea.
kevberg - 8/21/2013, 11:36 AM
@LOL..

yep.

Im saying shes incredibly hot and that voice...DEEZAMN.
ElBicho - 8/21/2013, 11:38 AM
@DrDoom

I think you mean two, gigantically delicious reasons...
Kayo - 8/21/2013, 11:41 AM
Hayley is a beauty
Danbojohnj - 8/21/2013, 11:46 AM
Schwing
HOOThoot - 8/21/2013, 11:50 AM
@CherryBomb you know she could actually pass for a younger Helena Bonham Carter if they're planning on showing the Godmother at an earlier point in time? Or maybe another potential suitor for Richard Madden's Prince.
kevberg - 8/21/2013, 11:50 AM
She s a talented actress and Im not saying i only think of her as just a fine ass woman...





but Im Not NOT saying it either
HOOThoot - 8/21/2013, 11:55 AM
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23726101 4th/5th paragraph down, she's playing Cinderella's biological mother who dies when Cindy is five.

I guess @CherryBomb guessed right!
Minghagz - 8/21/2013, 12:08 PM
I'm still waiting on a headline that says" Hayley Atwell reveals her boobs."

One can only dream.
CherryBomb - 8/21/2013, 12:10 PM
@HOOT haha wow really!?! Yay me! She's gonna be great
KaneVonDoom - 8/21/2013, 12:23 PM
She's attractive in the "I'd take her to brunch after cuddling the shit outta her" kinda way.
tacobender - 8/21/2013, 12:53 PM
Great pic
Shadowelfz - 8/21/2013, 1:08 PM
Ill admit I only clicked on the article to scope out pics of Hayley. What a beut!
LinkZero21 - 8/21/2013, 1:11 PM
She's a great actress, one of the breast.

I mean best.
jlabatman - 8/21/2013, 1:14 PM
Damn it, I thought it was a CATWS update with Atwell, not a Cinderella casting! Sneaky shit!
UrbanKnight - 8/21/2013, 4:06 PM
She bangin. Hott!
Mr2099 - 8/21/2013, 6:19 PM
She could have my virginity any day!
SnapperCarr - 8/21/2013, 8:15 PM
Ghostt - 8/21/2013, 9:52 PM
I love this friggin girl.

Can't wait to see her in anything....

Or nothing....
fearitself18 - 8/22/2013, 12:09 AM
She has such enormous...................personality.

Oh, and a nice pair of tits, too.
caroldanvers - 8/22/2013, 1:09 AM
this movie has the potential to be amazing or a total mess. i hope it's amazing, cinderella was my favorite growing up and the cast is /so/ good. i can't wait!
TheHitchhikingGhost - 8/22/2013, 3:51 AM
She is so [frick]ing hot.
DaMarval - 8/22/2013, 6:19 AM
Look up perfect beauty in Webbsters and there will be a pic of Hayley Atwell

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