Amazon is looking to revive the franchise with a TV series.
Once again, the project, would have Lisbeth Salander, the hacker character at the wheel of Stieg Larsson's best-selling Millenium trilogy of crime novels.
However, the project comes with a major caveat:
The character would be placed in today's world, with a brand new setting, new characters, and a storyline that is not adapted from the original work.
This is undoubtedly an attempt to lure in new viewers to the franchise, as opposed to continuing the storylines from the movies.
Amazon Studios and Left Bank Pictures are working with Sony Pictures TV on the project. Sony released the 2011 film based on The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, which boasted a cast that included Rooney Mara in the titular role, and Daniel Craig.
No writer has been attached to the project, but it