Julianne Moore Offered the Part of Carrie's Mom; Will the Remake Have Found Footage Elements?

A couple of stories are floating around the Net having to do with the upcoming remake of Carrie. One involves the actress MGM is zeroing in on to play Carrie's religious fanatic mother, and the other implies that we could be looking at, at least partially, a found footage film.

Chloe Moretz Talks Carrie

We're pretty damned stoked that Chloe Moretz will be the one playing everyone's favorite murderous anti-bully, Carrie White, but with the exception of some Twitter rumblings, the actress has been tight-lipped. Until now.

Julianne Moore to Play Carrie's Crazy Mother?

Some really juicy possible casting news has hit the interwebs via our brothers in harm over at Bloody Disgusting. They're reporting that Columbia Pictures is speaking closely with Julianne Moore to portray the thoroughly crazed mother of Carrie White in the remake of Carrie starring Chloe Moretz.

Kimberly Peirce Talks Carrie Remake and Chloe Moretz

More coming out of the Carrie remake camp today. The latest comes from director Kimberly Peirce who took a moment recently to clue us in on what direction she'll be taking with the flick, as well as what we can expect from star Chloe Moretz!

Make a Date with Chloe Moretz and Carrie

Call us crazy, but we are really jazzed for the upcoming retelling of the Stephen King tale Carrie starring Chloe Moretz. We're even more jazzed to share the flick's release date with you, too!

Carrie Stage Play Closes Two Weeks Ahead of Schedule

After reading some less than stellar reviews for the Off Broadway Carrie stage play reboot, we weren't exactly expecting it to move on and light up Broadway, but the news of its demise two weeks ahead of schedule did come as a bit of a surprise.

Fan-Made Carrie Poster Gets Director's Attention

The bond that social media has made between fans and professionals in the industry is pretty incredible as this story is about to illustrate for you. It's remarkable that everyone is just one click away...

Chloe Moretz Confirms Carrie Role via Twitter

Following up on a story from earlier today ... it sounds as if Let Me In's Chloe Moretz has signed on for the next screen redux of Stephen King's Carrie. Read on for the latest!

MGM Offers Carrie Role to Chloe Moretz

Following up on an earlier story about stars in contention to play the lead role in the next adaptation of the Stephen King tale Carrie, MGM has officially made an offer for the part.

Chloe Moretz and Haley Bennett Being Considered for Carrie

Like it or not, a remake of Carrie is well on its way, and the search for the Stephen King-created crazy-ass psychokinetic teenaged lunatic has been narrowed down to two possible choices. Read on for details.

A Few Stills from Carrie the Musical

It isn't often, but when opportunities like this come along, we wish we lived closer to New York City. Carrie has returned to the stage in a newly revised Off-Broadway production that began January 31, and to help make up for the fact that many of us won't be able to see it, we have a trio of stills to share.

Artwork, Details, and Pig's Blood Dropped for Carrie the Musical

We've been talking about Carrie the Musical for quite some time here on Dread Central, and with its premiere date of January 31st creeping up on us, the MCC Theater has dropped some eye candy and more!

More Carrie on the Way

Great news coming in for those of you out there sitting around and saying to yourselves, "Man, you know what we need? Another remake of Stephen King's Carrie!" Another telling is on its way, and we've got the skinny on whether or not they're all gonna laugh at you right here.

Doctor Gash's Tip of the Scalpel: A Tribute to Angela Bettis

"So many pretty parts and no pretty wholes." That basically sums up the motivation behind the title character of Lucky McKee's 2002 breakout film, May. And there was no bigger reason that the film and director found success than the unforgettable star of the film, and the newest Doctor Gash's Tip of the Scalpel honoree, Angela Bettis.

Casting Now Complete for MCC Theater's Off-Broadway Production of Carrie

With performances beginning on January 31, 2012, it was inevitable that word would start trickling out regarding the final casting lineup for Carrie, the newly reworked and re-imagined production of the short-lived 1988 Broadway musical being performed at the Lucille Lortel Theatre. Today we bring you the full cast and crew for director Stafford Arima's Carrie, which opens officially on March 1st.