More Huntsman, no Snow, as Kristen Stewart gets the spin-off finger

1 min read

Snow White and the Huntsman made some considerable cash at the box office during the course of its run, grossing close to $400 million. That’s more than double the budget of the flick, and with those kinds of numbers, a sequel was inevitable.

What wasn’t inevitable though, was finding out that ol’ Stoney face herself, Kristen Stewart, would be getting the axe from it. Heh, I made two funnies.

More Huntsman, no Snow, as Kristen Stewart gets the spin-off finger 2

Universal has decided to feed Kristen that poisoned spin-off apple, as they refocus the next film to star Chris Hemsworth and that big hunting axe of his.

The reason why? Some say it’s because of Stewart sharing a bed with the film director, Rupert Sanders, while others claim that ditching Stewart and giving the spotlight to Hemsworth will save quite a few millions, thanks to Stewart having a rather exorbitant salary that would need to be met for the sequel.

THR says that Sanders will most likely return for a sequel, although it won’t be with screenwriter David Koepp. Universal is currently looking for a new writer, and wants to start shooting next year June, when Hemsworth has an open spot in his busy schedule.

Last Updated: August 15, 2012

Check Also

Earth’s mightiest mortals are back in this epic new Avengers Endgame trailer!

Normally I’d write something here describing what you’re about to see, but screw that nois…