Emma Watson 'Not Playing Cinderella'
Former Harry Potter star won't be going to the ball after all, it is reported...
Emma Watson is reported to have decided against taking the role of Cinderella in Disney's planned live action movie.
The former Harry Potter star was claimed to have been the first choice for the title role in the update of the classic fairytale - which will be directed by Sir Kenneth Branagh.
But now Variety reporter Marc Graser has tweeted: "Emma Watson has decided NOT to star in Disney's CINDERELLA."
Other actresses linked to the role include Saoirse Ronan, Alicia Vikander, Gabriella Wilde and Imogen Poots.
Cate Blanchett is reported to have agreed to play the wicked stepmother in the movie.