"The novel follows a journalist, hired to document the Vagner family history but secretly searching for answers to the mysterious disappearance of Harriet (Vagner’s niece) which occurred 40 years prior. Eventually he teams up with Lisbeth Salander, a genius hacker with Aspergers Syndrome, to solve this mystery." (Collider)
Carey Mulligan (An Education) is rumored as the female lead character, Lisbeth. And if confirmed this film could start a franchise, since the Swedish novelist, shortly before dying, completed a whole trilogy.
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