The Twilight beauty is rumoured to have been in secret talks with studio execs
According to E! News, Wanted director Timur Bekmambetov is keen for K-Stew to play a hot young assassin in the comic book adaptation.
It seems producers had previously planned to bring back Angelina’s character for a second instalment.
But after Ms Jolie went cold on the project, they were left without a major actress attached – a dangerous position for a film to be in.
So it could be down to Kristen to save the day.
But don’t get too excited just yet.
If Kristen were to star, she’d have to fit it into her busy schedule, in-between shooting the final two films in the Twilight Saga.
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