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Julianne Moore to play Carrie's mum in horror remake

Julianne Moore is in talks to play Carrie's mother in the upcoming remake of Brian De Palma's classic horror thriller.

Chloe Grace Moretz will play the titular character, originally portrayed by Sissy Spacek in the 1976 adaptation of Stephen King's book.


Twin Peaks star Piper Laurie played the mum in the acclaimed film.


The remake, to be directed by Kimberly Peirce, is set for a March 2013 release, according to movie news website BloodyDisgusting.com.