By Dave Campbell | April 23, 2009
Newcomer Rooney Mara has signed on to play Nancy Thompson in next years A Nightmare On Elm Street remake.
Rooney joins the already cast Kyle Gallner (Quentin) and Thomas Dekker (Jesse) who will face off with Jackie Earle Haley aka Freddy Krueger in their on screen dreams…or NIGHTMARES!
Rooney will next appear alongside Sam Rockwell in The Winning Season.It’s been a busy news day for the Mara family since Rooney’s sister Kate Mara was just added to the cast of Iron Man 2. Rooney’s work is expected to get underway immediately since A Nightmare On Elm Street begins shooing in a couple of weeks in Chicago.
A Nightmare On Elm Street is due in theaters April 16th 2010.