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Snow White’s sister Rose Red gets own live-action movie

Disney is developing a new live-action movie centering on Snow White's little known sister Rose Red.

Snow White, Rose Red, Snow White's sister Rose Red, Evan Daugherty, Justin Merz A spin to the classic fairytale, “Rose Red” follows the sibling’s quest to wake her sister Snow White from a death-like sleep.

Disney is developing a new live-action movie centering on Snow White’s little known sister Rose Red.

A spin to the classic fairytale, “Rose Red” follows the sibling’s quest to wake her sister from a death-like sleep, reported Ace Showbiz.

The project hailed from Evan Daugherty who scored the pick-up from Disney after he brought the executive an updated pitch on the story.

The original draft was written by Justin Merz as a “standalone feature” but Daugherty reportedly revised it and brought it closer to the 1937 animated feature “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs”.

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Rose Red is actually a character who appeared in Disney’s “Brothers Grimm” tales but the story had no connection to the more well known Snow White tale.

In this latest Disney live-action, Rose Red is the key player who will team up with the seven dwarfs.
She “must undertake a dangerous quest with Grumpy and the other dwarves to find a way to break the curse and bring Snow White back to life.”

This would be Daughtery’s second project revolving around the Snow White tale.

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He wrote Universal’s “Snow White and the Huntsman” which starred Kristen Stewart and Chris Hemsworth. Disney is also no stranger to putting a spin on their classics, having released “Maleficent” and “Cinderella” among others.

First published on: 02-04-2016 at 10:46:35 am
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