Rooney Mara says she was destined to play obscure movie characters as she has “always been dark”.
The 25-year-old upcoming actress was recently announced as the lead female in David Fincher’s latest project The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.
Rooney’s character Lisbeth involves herself in some fairly gruesome scenes as she fights crimes alongside Daniel Craig’s character Mikael Blomkvist in the movie, and Rooney says she isn’t fazed by sinister characters.
The actress admits that when it came to dressing up to celebrate Halloween, she often chose unconventional characters.
“I’ve always been dark. I’ve been like that since I was three. For Halloween, my mom asked me what I wanted to be. I said, ‘Klara, the crippled girl in Heidi’,” she told Empire magazine. [Read more…]