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Cameron Diaz to Appear in ‘Annie’

27, 2013 6:00am

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Cameron Diaz has been cast as Miss Hannigan in the upcoming update of “Annie.” The film is being produced by Will Smith and Jay-Z, and directed by Will Gluck.

Miss Hannigan is the mean-sprited woman who runs an orphanage. Lead character Annie lives at the orphanage with her friends, Molly, Kate, Pepper, July and Tessie.

The film will also star Quvenzhane Wallis as Annie and Jamie Foxx as Benjamin Stacks, a modern version of Daddy Warbucks.

Sandra Bullock was rumored to play Miss Hannigan in the upcoming movie, but she never signed a deal. Carol Burnett played the role in the 1982 movie.

“Annie” is schedule to hit theaters on Christmas Day 2014.