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The character of Lisbeth Salander, originated in Stieg Larsson’s Millennium trilogy of books, has been portrayed by three different actresses in the past nine years. First there was Noomi Rapace in the original Swedish adaptation, then Rooney Mara in David Fincher’s superior remake of the first book and now we have Claire Foy. The character has been a difficult one for people to connect with, with Fincher’s remake in particular not quite hitting the levels of success its expensive pay tag demanded.
The changing hand of actors and directing talent makes it easy to compare this franchise to the evolution of the James Bond franchise, and it seems like