[Movies] Hayley Atwell Joins Kenneth Branagh's Cinderella Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 08.21.2013
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Hayley Atwell (Captain America: The First Avenger) has signed on to join the cast of Cinderella. Harper's Bazaar confirmed the news with Atwell, who revealed she'll play the lead character's true mother.
"I am about to start filming Kenneth Branagh's new movie, Cinderella," Atwell said, "playing Cinderella's biological mother at the beginning of the story, the embodiment of goodness and maternal love."
Atwell joins Cate Blanchett, Lily James, Richard Madden, Helena Bonham Carter, Holliday Grainger, Sophie McShera and Stellan Skarsgard in the film, which opens on March 13th, 2015.