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Disney is closing in on its titular female lead for Cinderella.  The project suffered a bit of a hiccup when director Mark Romanek exited the film this past January over creative differences.  Kenneth Branagh subsequently stepped in to take the helm, only to see Emma Watson come and go from the lead role in the span of a week.  Cate Blanchett is still set to star as the wicked stepmother, and now Branagh has narrowed down the lead to three actresses.  Hit the jump to find out who’s testing for the lead role and which Game of Thrones actor is being eyed to play the Prince. Per Deadline, Bella Heathcote (Dark Shadows), Margot Robbie (Pan Am), and Lily James (Wrath of the Titans, Downton Abbey) will be testing for the role of Cinderella in London this week, and one will walk away with the part.  This list is a »

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