With director Mike White recently /pride-and-prejudice-and-zombies-lands-mike-white/taking over Pride and Prejudice and Zombies from David O. Russell, Pajiba is reporting that Anne Hathaway is being considered for the role of Elizabeth Bennett and James McAvoy for Darcy.

Based on Seth Grahame-Smith's book which is a reimagining of Jane Austen's seminal classic, the film pits Elizabeth Bennet and Mr. Darcy against the living dead in what will be a big screen adaptation mixing romance, horror, and comedic elements.

No production date has been set, but casting is currently underway.

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