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Kirsten Dunst to Play Coolest Role Ever

According to Kirsten Dunst, Blondie front-woman Debbie Harry "chose" the actress to play her in an upcoming biopic. Already anticipating naysayers — like me — Dunst told Variety, "She chose me... so anyone who disputes that choice can take it up with her."

While I can see the resemblance, I think Debbie Harry has a coolness factor that pretty far outshines any of Kirsten Dunst's qualities. I foresee a lot of hysterical, screechy scenes in which Dunst attempts to approximate her idea of "different" and "crazy." Hmm... maybe I should take this up with Debbie Harry...


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wcoda wcoda 8 years
When I am ignorant about something, I try to learn; not flaunt my ignorance. You people seem to want the world to know your lack of ability to see talent. Don’t let your jealousy show so much either; it really is tacky. There is a reason Ms. Dunst is a working actress and you are not; she has talent. I will assume that you are good at whatever job you have, but what makes you an expert on acting? You should put down the gossip rags and try to get away from that attitude. Let go of your petty, gossip personality; high school is over. Ms. Dunst is perfect for this role and I cannot wait to see it. When someone asks you to do a film: well let’s be honest, that is probably never going to happen. Do you know why, because you probably do not have her talent or charm. Is Hollywood knocking on your door? Probably not. Yet, how many films has Ms. Dunst made? You do the math. Jealousy is so pathetic. So is being mean; especially when you are so wrong!
Megamega2k Megamega2k 10 years
That is NOT a good match. I'm highly dissapointed.
moosie moosie 10 years
how weird! maybe natalie portman should just dye her hair blonde and do it ;]
emily-89 emily-89 10 years
Kirsten is an OK actress. Not crazy about her everyday grunge attire, but I don't think she does a horrible job acting! Loved Marie Antoinette. The colors, the food, the clothes. I know, I'm the only one. :D
alexgirl alexgirl 10 years
I usually like KD, but playing Debbie Harry? Hmm... I don't know if that's such a good idea...
JessNess JessNess 10 years
I dont think that Kiki is a good actress. She use to be but lately she sucks. However I think Natalie Portman is an excellent actress. I cant wait to see her in Goyas Ghosts
chancleta chancleta 10 years
Physically I think she nails her
sabrinaland sabrinaland 10 years
Ahh, the Kiki hate-fest is still alive and well...
miss-britt miss-britt 10 years
I don't know what it is about her, but i can't stand her and wish someone else was playing Debbie in the movie. ****"Everything in life is only for now."-Avenue Q****
pixiechick pixiechick 10 years
I saw Fifteen and Pregnant too!! least I'm not the only one.
Really Really 10 years
I am not her biggest fan - to say the least - but she is a pretty good actor. The only time I ever thought she was bad in anything was Bring it on (though I have to admit I haven't gotten around to catching that Lifetime movie). She was fantastic in The Virgin Suicides
bpjedi bpjedi 10 years
There are a lot of Kirsten haters out there, but she's a solid actress. (I feel like the same thing happens with Natalie Portman--solid actress, but tons of women loathe her.) I think it is because she isn't one of the most beautiful actresses--in a traditional sense, anyway--and good looks (and plastic surgery) are often mistaken for good acting.
lilianic lilianic 10 years
Eh. Debbie Harry knows who she wants to play her, but I wonder if she also considered Elisha Cuthbert. There's a strong resemblance there, too.
Hope5 Hope5 10 years
I'm no fan!!!!I wish someone else was playing her part!
SLB SLB 10 years
Perfect choice. Kirsten Dunst is the best. ~~~~Sora: W-We're back! Kairi: You're home.
Maggie-Mae Maggie-Mae 10 years
LOL- nixie- I have seen "Fifteen and Pregnant" on Lifetime, too!
divinedebris divinedebris 10 years
Yeah, Kiki was amazing when she was younger and i believe that is due to the fact that we have lower expectations for child actors. but funny thing is, is that her acting ability hasn't improved from there and she's not a kid any more. and Debbie is way too amazing and legendary for just anyone to play in a movie. Scarlett would be better.
andaman andaman 10 years
I do think she chose kiki because kirsten isn't desparate! I really mean that. I think deep down kirsten doesn't really care much for fame. If you take it away from her tomorrow she will cope (without rehab). I totally think that's why she chose kirsten. To me she's quietly together more than a lot of other celebs at her age (lindsay or paris anyone?)
UrbanBohemian UrbanBohemian 10 years
I'd like to hear Debbie come forward and share her thoughts on this. I liked Kiki when she was a kid with "Little Women," "Interview with the Vampire," and even that Lifetime movie "Fifteen and Pregnant" (it's hilarious, totally see it if it's ever on). Then she turned into a screechy bitchy teen and hasn't changed since.
swwonder swwonder 10 years
Lol, perhaps Debbie should expect an angry mob on her doorstep. This doesn't bother me I stopped watching Kirsten Dunst films a while ago.
hellolover hellolover 10 years
I love Kiki. If Debbie chose her, she obviously thinks she'll do a good job.
Lindsb Lindsb 10 years
Alright.. I usually don't like when posts go sour, but UGH.. I seriously couldn't help but make WTF faces at my computer when I read this. I am a huge Blondie fan.. and a ginormous KiKi opposer.. this just ruined the next 10 minutes of my day. Haha.. I'm sorry.. I seriously can't help but dislike that girl!
JessNess JessNess 10 years
Also why is she going to be playing a relief worker??? The only roles she should do are movies like Bring it On. Those roles suit her very well. She has been downhill since then
JessNess JessNess 10 years
This is a sad day. Kiki will not do her justice. Just because the singing legend chose you does not mean it is a good choice. This is probably going to be another crappy Kiki movie
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